Is there any better feeling than crossing the English Channel in your own boat? Read our guide to crossing the Channel in your own boat below
Winterising your craft might be time consuming but it's necessary to keep her protected during the cold season. We've put together a list of guidelines and asked surveyor and former…
Seasickness causes, prevention and cures. We look at pills, patches, bands and natural remedies to highlight what may work best for you.
Being the victim of boat theft is a nasty experience so we’ve got our top 10 tips on how to keep both your vessel and your belongings safe
There’s a lot to consider when buying a boat in Europe. In the first of our four-part feature, we explain how to go about finding a reputable seller and what…
Marine surveyor Tony Skeats talks through the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning and how you can protect yourself and your crew
Keeping a close eye on your rigging is an essential part of boat maintenance and good seamanship
Anchoring can be daunting, but once achieved can make for some of the most relaxing trips on board. Read our simple guide to anchoring for some useful tips
Kitting your boat out with the full safety rig isn't cheap, but for the peace of mind that you and your family are safe at sea, it’s worth every penny…
You’re ready to slip the lines, the engine’s ticking, lifejackets are on, and breakables are stowed, but are you really prepared for cruising abroad?
Who wouldn’t want their furry friend on their nautical travels? Make sure you comply with the regulations when taking pets on board before you leave
Faced with petrol or diesel, be realistic. Diesel engines have a reputation for greater reliability and safety, and at present for far cheaper fuel costs
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the various kinds of engine installation and which is best suited to your boating needs?
The sun is breaking through the clouds and winter has finally released its grip meaning there’s no better time to start preparing for the new boating season
We outline the kit you should carry and the safety measures you should take to ensure you can cruise without concern
It doesn’t have to cost the earth to learn to sail – we’ve worked out three plans for different budgets
Looking to get into motor boats? Discover the options available that’ll see you out on the water in no time
Getting into sailing is not only great fun, but this exciting hobby also acts as good exercise, depending on what boat you’re in
We all know that marine fuel doesn't come cheap so we've got eight tips that will help you to save money
Discover the engine checks you need to in order to keep her ticking over nicely