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Have flares had their day?

Have flares had their day? The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) thinks so and is trying to persuade UK authorities to drop the requirements for yachts over 13.7m to carry them on board. “In today’s modern age there is no compelling … Continue reading

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Keel Depth Clearance Fear Over Tidal Turbines

Fears that yachts may foul underwater tide-activated turbine blades have been expressed by the RYA, as the Crown Estate give the green-light for such projects. The yachting body is concerned that proper planning permission has not been sought which would … Continue reading

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RYA Revokes Hot Liquid Southampton’s Ability to Offer Training Courses

We all shook our heads when we read about a recent rescue in the English Channel which was the third within a year for a Hot Liquid Southampton run program. And now we’re happy to hear that someone is taking … Continue reading

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