Category Archives: Events

Events such as historical events, races, exhibitions, processions, regattas and so on.

Veteran and vintage dinghies sailing in the Australian sun

It happens every year. Just at the moment when our English winter starts to get me down, someone sends over a couple of fabulous photos that make me sigh and wish I could be somewhere else, and out on the … Continue reading

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The Shipwright’s Arms reopens for business

We are delighted to report that Hollowshore’s legendary Shipwright’s Arms has reopened following the dreadful night in early December, when the sea over-topped the sea defences and flooded the marshes with salt water. The pub’s website has this to say: … Continue reading

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The race winning schooner America

‘The schooner, fittingly named America, was modeled on the highly successful pilot boats that navigated New York’s busy harbor. A stark contrast to the “cod’s head and mackerel tail” shape that typified British yachts, America had a long, sharp bow … Continue reading

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