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London to Istanbul dinghy sailor and campaigner seeks a UK boatyard for significant project

Successful London to Istanbul dinghy sailor Giacomo De Stefano (he’s currently in the running for Classic Boat’s Person of the Year Award for his voyage) is setting up a new project – and is looking for a boat yard in the UK that … Continue reading

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Classic Yacht TV – short videos about sailing classic yachts and working craft

Classic Yacht TV has been set up to offer short documentaries from the classic yachting and work boat scene on a monthly basis. The folks behind it are London-based photographer and multimedia artist Emily Harris, who grew up sailing and … Continue reading

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BBA student Jonathan Palmer wins a big photography prize

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Boat builder Jonathan Palmer has won a first prize in the traditional maritime skills in action section of a photographic competition sponsored by National Historic Ships and Classic Boat magazine. Jon’s winning photograph (above) was taken in May at … Continue reading

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