Category Archives: Racing yacht

The entrance to Whitby Harbour, captured by Dylan Winter

It’s usually about this time of year that I start dreaming of sailing in good weather. Sometimes my dreams settle on faraway places, but this time my eye has been caught by this little video in which Dylan Winter of … Continue reading

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Another Christmas present: the Museum of the Broads calendar

Photos by Alan Davies of the Museum of the Broads Here’s another suggestion in a series of posts about last-minute Christmas gifts… These entertaining shots are included in this year’s Museum of the Broads calendar – I gather they’re just … Continue reading

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Mingary in the water following a hull rebuild

  The 1929 Alfred Mylne designed yacht Mingary has been relaunched following what Will Stirling of Stirling and Son describes as a very efficient and organised hull rebuild by her owner Christian Scheitdmann. Will took part in the work, which was was carried … Continue reading

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