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Top 10 provisions to always have on board

Top 10 provisions to always have on board

Here’s the top provisions we have hand-picked to make our top 10 list of making yachting more enjoyable for you, your family and friends. We’ll start with the obvious one, your wine and drinks accessories. There’s seldom worse circumstances when you’ve gotten to your...

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Killer whale attacks reported

Killer whale attacks reported

Killer whale attacks off Spanish and Portuguese coast There have been numerous reports of killer whales damaging yachts off the coast of Portugal and Spain in recent months. News reports dating back as early as July 2020 have recorded an increase in attacks with...

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How to shop around for the best Yacht Insurance

How to shop around for the best Yacht Insurance

Our guide to making yacht insurance easy When it comes to finding your first insurance policy for your new yacht, or for that matter at any subsequent insurance renewal, you’ll probably think how you can reduce your premium and still get the same level of cover from...

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The right antifouling – what you need to know

The right antifouling – what you need to know

Have you ever looked at the bottom of your boat and wondered if you have the correct underwater coating? A recent poll suggested 72 percent of boat owners do not know the best antifoul or underwater coatings for their boats, and have either purchased the cheapest...

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Top 7 destinations in the Solent for Yacht Owners

Top 7 destinations in the Solent for Yacht Owners

With UK Lockdown restrictions easing, we look at the top Solent destinations for you and your yacht this summer. Newtown Creek, Isle of Wight. This river inlet is an absolute gem for small yacht and motor boat owners alike. The quiet backwater is part of the national...

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UK Yachts left in turmoil following new Visa Rules

UK Yachts left in turmoil following new Visa Rules

It’s no surprise that EU and UK relations are constantly being tested, however the impact of specific agreements has not hit as close to home as the new rules surrounding visa’s for visiting yachtsmen and yachtswomen. In stark contrast to most other rules agreed...

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How to document your Yacht ownership

How to document your Yacht ownership

“Keep your receipts and invoices” is a phrase said all too often about any car, house or yacht, with the intention being bigger than what actually happens. Going back to the focus of our yachting enthusiastic readers, we mean that everyone who owns a yacht has the...

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A helpful insight into yacht and boat insurance

A helpful insight into yacht and boat insurance

We know that there is far too much choice on the market when it comes to ensuring something as special as your yacht - after all; every yacht is different. Derri Dunn from GoCompare has a thorough insight into what to look out for. Boat insurance is likely to be...

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Have you suffered a lightning strike?

Have you suffered a lightning strike?

What don't you want when there is a lightning storm approaching? Correct! A tall conducting mast towering above every other large feature in your nearby surroundings. The reality is, there is often nothing that you can do about this, as thunderstorms roll in quicker...

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Storm damage and how you can stay prepared

Storm damage and how you can stay prepared

We all know and understand the power of mother nature. She can offer bliss sailing and cruising conditions as a reward, and then as punishment she can construct the most brutal of storms. Thankfully with todays technology, we are able to forecast storms fairly...

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Brexit and the implications on Yacht Owners

Brexit and the implications on Yacht Owners

With the recent developments in the United Kingdom leaving the European Union having delivered more certainty that the Boris Johnson lead Conservative Government will execute the final requirements of article 50, we are left with a newly formed minefield of what to...

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