From daring Mid-Atlantic rescues to Colin Firth's latest maritime adventure, here are the top news stories from YBW in 2017
German sailor found dead on drifting yacht off Grenada
The police in Grenada have announced that the decomposing body of a sailor found on a yacht is believed to be German national, Bernd Ludwig Ottogottel
Hulk goes big: Boat lift raises widest beam yet
The Hulk, also known as the Clarkes Court boatyard and marina travel lift, has a penchant for lifting big boats.