Microsoft's Paul Allen's yacht MV Tatoosh causes coral reef damage, perilous pair of yachtsmen ask for help for the ninth time in seven months, and Fairline is bought out of administration. Read this week's news in YBW's handy bite-sized format.

2015 News Canvas

From missing fishing boats, a 'ghost ship' being sunk in Ireland to Sir Ben Ainslie selling his Hoek Truly Classic 65 honeymoon yacht, we take a look at the major 2015's news and events in the boating world.

News digest cover dec 2015

Sir Ben Ainslie gets a new racing yacht, Bugatti unveils a speedboat design, dramatic rescues at sea and perhaps the best children's Christmas gift ever made: YBW weekly news and pictures in bite-size format.

Leviathan II boat sinks

28 October 2015 The five Britons who lost their lives in the whale-watching accident in Tofino, Canada, have been named. The British Columbia Coroners Service have identified the victims as Microsoft UK manager David Thomas, 50, and his son Stephen, 18, from Swindon, Jack Slater, 76, a British national living…