Quick News... from the sea...
Nautical and Salty Sea Dog tales and extracts taken from the Media. Should you spot a newsworthy item, let us know and we can add it to the list. Email the Webmaster
03.05.2013 - Pirate fan builds his own Gypsy Rose II.
30.04.2013 - Flying Yacht makes debut
02.02.2013 - The importance of keeping a good look out...
02.02.2013 - Girl aged 11 sails yacht back to pontoon after Father taken ill
12.12.12 - What the 'Duck'....
10.12.2012 - World's largest container ship arrives in Southampton
04.12.2012 - Historic Spitbank Fort opens as luxury B&B
29.11.2012 - Model Yacht sails... then crashes into The Needles
27.11.2012 - Berkshire Scientist plans to sail his model yacht across Atlantic
22.11.2012 - Crash Test Yachties 'blow up' yacht on IOW
21.11.2012 - Lovestruck Sailor sails from Turkey to Plymouth to find 'Sweetheart'
16.11.2012 - £80M of Drugs found on aground Yacht in Tonga
09.11.2012 - Last of Dunkirk Little Ships 'Anne' up for sale on eBay
09.11.2012 - British Yachtsman rescued in New Zealand after yacht rolls
09.11.2012 - Having a Kestrel as Crew
29.10.2012 - Steve Jobs' 260 foot Apple Yacht 'Venus' unveiled
29.10.2012 - HMS Bounty Crew abandon ship in eye of Hurricane Sandy
29.10.2012 - Missing deared dead Yachtsman 'bought the yacht that morning'
29.10.2012 - Lucky escape for two fisherman as vessel sinks in seconds
28.10.2012 - Skipper goes missing after Yacht runs aground on Isle of Wight
28.10.2012 - Hostage - A Year at Gunpoint with Somali Gangsters
19.10.2012 - The Sword of Albion depicts Lord Nelson as Opium Addict
19.10.2012 - 1:96 Model of HMS Victory set to raise £30,000
18.10.2012 - Lone Yachtsman saved by Air Canada Plane Crew
16.10.2012 - Damien Hirst sculpture raises eyebrows in Ilfracombe
15.10.2012 - Millionaire Yacht Skipper vanishes at sea
12.10.2012 - 'Scallop Wars' break out between French and British Fishermen
12.10.2012 - North Sea 'Sealand' Army Major dies aged 91
08.10.2012 - Human Hampster sinks.....
08.10.2012 - Human Hampster epic journey commences
04.10.2012 - A Must Sea Property
04.10.2012 - Pilot Boat Skipper braves 60 degree 35 foot wave and survives
04.10.2012 - Having a Whale of a time in a Dinghy
03.10.2012 - Hot Tub Boat on Sale
25.09.2012 - Human Hampster Wheel to cross Irish Sea
20.09.2012 - Drunk Woman hijacks 150 seater River Dart Ferry
11.09.2012 - Fisherman survives 26 Hours adrift in Alaskan Sea in a Fishing Crate
10.09.2012 - 'Lynn Rivall' Somali Pirate Yacht Couple set sail again
21.08.2012 - One's ordered a new Yacht
21.08.2012 - It's enough to give you the Hump...
13.08.2012 - It's a classic motorcycle and boat side car....
02.08.2012 - Boy aged 10 takes the role of The RNLI into his own hands....
02.08.2012 - The World's gone quackers...
22.07.2012 - Super Yachts descent on London for Olympics
20.07.2012 - Ministers support plan for national flagship
20.07.2012 - Caught between a rock and a hard place
18.07.2012 - You can't park your RNLI Lifeboat here...
04.07.2012 - Yacht capsizes in New York as revellers watch July 4th Fireworks
02.07.2012 - Why use a Chart when a Road Map will do?
28.06.2012 - Sailor stranded in Atlantic too embarrassed to make distress call
21.06.2012 - Committee considers investing in Island disguised as a yacht
18.06.2012 - English Summer Beaufort Scale
14.06.2012 - One in 50 Years Storms due
14.06.2012 - RBYC Reveals Summer BBQ Concept
31.05.2012 - Teenager clings to Sandbanks Ferry when speedboat capsizes
23.05.2012 - RNLI rescue Man, 1 mile out to sea in rubber inflatable dinghy
16.05.2012 - RBYC Environmental Policy comes of age with 'green Super Yacht'
15.05.2012 - A quick trip to Cowes anyone?
30.04.2012 - 'Sea Shadow' Stealth Vessel up for sale - buyer dismantles
30.04.2012 - Bodies of three saliors in yacht wreck after race collision
25.04.2012 - Solo lost Sailor aged 66, rescued after 78 days at sea
25.04.2012 - Cutty Sark rises from the ashes after £50M refit
25.04.2011 - Every Man's Castle should be a Pirate Cave...
17.04.2012 - Say it with a message in the sand...
15.04.2012 - Untrained Sailors crash yacht they bought on Ebay
12.04.2012 - Super Yacht enters the Space Age
01.04.2012 - Clipper World Race Injured Crew Rescued
05.03.2012 - Cruising Officer books new Yacht for 2013 Skippers Trip
03.02.2012 - A new JMC task maybe....
02.02.2012 - Fancy a Prawn Sandwich?
01.02.2012 - Have a go at Water Skiing...
27.01.2012 - Calculating Tidal Height to clear a bridge...
16.12.2011 - Don't Park Your Tanker Here...
16.12.2011 - Floating City planned for California
16.12.2011 - Rare Red Jolly Roger on display in Portsmouth
14.12.2011 - Pensioner trapped under stash of yachting magazines
08.12.2011 - RNLI Film of the year 2011
01.12.2011 - Forget mooring your vessel... drive it out of the water
28.11.2011 - Vauxhall Corsa - A Hazard to Shipping in Bristol Channel
16.11.2011 - Portsmouth Ferry Enquiry as Passengers Stranded for 20 Hours
11.11.2011 - Two Powerboat Racers die in crash
10.11.2011 - New Canary Island is born...
03.11.2011 - Benefit cheating sailor sails private yacht from America to Azores
28.10.2011 - RNLI Lifeguards in hot water
27.10.2011 - World's largest yacht moors in Dartmouth
21.10.2011 - Halle Berry the subject of Condor Ferry Crash
13.10.2011 - Yachting Monthly's dramatic Crash Test Boat Series
13.10.2011 - How many grains of sand are on a cornish beach?
12.10.2011 - Lone yachtsman cheats death from Brittany Ferry in Plymouth
28.09.2011 - Yacht 'Big Spirit' Tumbles off Stands
25.09.2011 - Yacht Island Dream Home
14.09.2011 - Is it a Yacht? Is it a Caravan?
13.09.2011 - Britain's richest woman splashes out £100million on 96-metre yacht
07.09.2011 - Drunken Army Major on Marina Wrecking Spree
07.09.2011 - Woman survives 30 minutes in North Sea after Plunging from Ferry
06.09.2011 - Somali Pirate Hostage Couple Rebuild Yacht for Global Tour
06.09.2011 - Tesco Boss Saves Refugees on his Luxury Yacht
26.08.2011 - Timothy Spall sends for Lifeboat
18.08.2011 - Driver and Passenger die in IOW Cliff Plunge
18.08.2011 - Cargo Ship 'Mungo' arrives in Littlehampton
17.08.2011 - Fastnet Yacht 'Rambler' righted after several attempts
19.06.2011 - 'Stealth' Yacht heads for Scrap Yard
14.06.2011 - Mayday, Mayday, Mayday - I have a headache!