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(In) Competent Crew. How we (hopefully) became more competent – Part Two

May 4th, 2017|0 Comments

It's now been a couple of weeks since part one of our Competent Crew own boat tuition. Which, consisted of 3 very full days going through the RYA syllabus as well as a great deal [...]

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(In) Competent Crew. How we (hopefully) became more competent – Part One

April 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Own Boat Training - Starting Somewhere. Tied up alongside. Putting the days learning into practice. What better way to improve your confidence than to undertake some own boat training. We started with Competent [...]

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Classic Blunder

March 9th, 2017|0 Comments

These initial blog posts are really to play catch up. As we transition from the normal run of the mill lifestyle to one with a lot less stuff and very different modes of transport. Moving [...]

Sailing to Paradise – Our new Blog

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

From Van to Vannes….. (and beyond) We’re Al & SJ. Just an everyday UK couple. No different to anyone else. There’s the house. Albeit on a private marina next to a river near Cambridge. Complete [...]

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The ideal present – a half model

Peter Ward Half models are fabulous in detail and design - with true lines taken from his collection of many thousands of plans (or your [...]

New grab bags

  Orolia Maritime announces new range of Kannad and McMurdo grab bags.   It's one of those essential pieces of kit - which you hope you'll [...]

Practical Surveyor Training Course

Ever wanted to be a surveyor? A course that will teach you starts in March! Five week course taught by professionals, based in Ipswich this [...]

Dockfees included at Camden Classics

The third edition of Maine’s newest regatta - 2018 Camden Classics Cup - is scheduled for July 26-28 in beautiful Camden, Maine. This year we [...]