• best event in Scotland

    SCOTTISH Canals’ World Canals Conference, which took place in Inverness last year, has been voted the best event in Scotland at an industry awards ceremony. The international conference saw off competition at the PRide awards, […]

     
  • Impacts of sea level rise

    BIG news from Clyde Marine Planning Partnership recently was the publication of the report ‘Impacts of sea level rise and storm surges due to climate change in the Firth of Clyde’, which came out in […]

     
  • Nick Thompson

    AFTER coming agonisingly close in previous editions, two time Laser World Champion Nick Thompson took the European title in Barcelona. With the challenging breeze, Thompson knew consistency was key to clinch victory on Spanish waters […]

     
  • Flying Fifteen keelboat, Coweslip.

    THE ROYAL Yacht Britannia Trust has announced the arrival of The Duke of Edinburgh’s Flying Fifteen keelboat, Coweslip. The 20ft, two person keelboat is on loan to the trust and went on display earlier this […]

     
  • new Length of Britain record

    FOUR young British sailors crossed the virtual finish line off John O’Groats in the early hours of the morning to establish a new Length of Britain record of two days, 14 hours and six minutes. […]

     
  • Glasgow Hosts First Clyde Built Festival

    THE TALL Ship and the Riverside Museum in Glasgow will play host to GalGael’s first Clydebuilt Festival, a novel celebration of boats and ‘shared heritage’, to be held on 23/24 September. The culmination of a […]

     
  • Carpet Sea-Squirt In Loch Creran

    DIDEMNUM vexillum, the carpet sea-squirt (D vex), is an invasive non-native marine animal thought to be originally from Japan which has recently been found in Loch Creran. D vex has the potential to have significant […]

     
  • Marine Industry Going Forward

    BRITISH Marine Scotland will be hosting a series of workshops at venues across Scotland, targeted at the leisure and small commercial marine sector. The workshops will cover an introduction from British Marine Scotland, an update […]

     
  • Rolex Fastnet Race

    FOR A third time running the Rolex Fastnet Race has been a story of French domination, Le Tricolor flying on this occasion from the top spot in IRC 1, 2, 3 and 4, the Class […]

     
  • Seven Marine

    VOLVO Penta has signed an agreement to become the major owner of innovative premium outboard motor manufacturer, Seven Marine, enabling the Swedish company to extend its scope of integrated propulsion systems. Seven Marine produces the […]