• Vicar Heads The Northern Tea Table

    Vicar Heads The Northern Tea Table

    THIS YEAR the 707 Northern Championships were again kindly hosted by Tees & Hartlepool Yacht Club and Friday afternoon saw a great deal of activity with sponsor Hartlepool Marina making their hoist available for boats […]

     
  • Oban’s North Pier Pontoons Opened

    Oban’s North Pier Pontoons Opened

    OBAN Bay’s North Pier pontoons were officially opened in late August with Argyll and Bute Council’s provost Len Scoullar predicting a £25 million boost for the area over the next 20 years, writes Alison Chadwick. […]

     
  • Adventure Sailing On The Edge Of Europe

    Adventure Sailing On The Edge Of Europe

    In this ‘Cumbrae Column’ we hear from one of National Centre’s senior instructors, Peter Braidwood, who recently skippered one of the centre’s yachts to the Outer Hebrides. His incredible journey on board led him to […]

     
  • First Uruguay Stopover For Clipper Race

    First Uruguay Stopover For Clipper Race

    SPECTATORS and media flocked to the water on 4 October for the start of the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race’s second stage, to Cape Town, South Africa, following the event’s first ever stopover […]

     
  • 9 Metre Torridon Restored In Norway

    9 Metre Torridon Restored In Norway

    IT TURNS out an old Clyde lady has been rejuvenated and is living a charmed life back in the country she was drawn and launched in. Formerly a well known boat when named Torridon, the […]

     
  • MSS Appointed Princess Dealer For Scotland

    MSS Appointed Princess Dealer For Scotland

    CAMERON House Marina based boat sales company, Marine Sales Scotland, has been appointed as north of the border dealer for the Princess Yachts range of luxury power cruisers. Enthused MSS principal Stan Prosser, ‘we were […]

     
  • Canals Exploration, By Armchair

    Canals Exploration, By Armchair

    VIRTUAL visitors are now able to take a digital turn on the world’s only rotating boat lift or a desktop trek up Scotland’s longest lock flight thanks to a partnership between Scottish Canals and Google’s […]

     
  • £1.25m Admin Building For Greenock Marina

    £1.25m Admin Building For Greenock Marina

    GOUROCK based Richard Robb Architects have submitted a planning application to Inverclyde Council on behalf of James Watt Dock Marina for a new marina administration building that will create a focus for the expanding berthing […]