Best satellite phone: 6 models to help you keep in touch at sea

BEST SATELLITE PHONE: 6 MODELS TO HELP YOU KEEP IN TOUCH AT SEA

The satellite phone has transformed long-distance sailing. Our bluewater cruising forebears would likely be stunned by the ability...

Best sailing gloves: 8 top pairs to protect your hands and keep them warm

BEST SAILING GLOVES: 8 TOP PAIRS TO PROTECT YOUR HANDS AND KEEP THEM WARM

The choice of sailing gloves can be bewildering. Do you most need to protect your hands from physical damage and rope burn, keep them...

 
 
 
Best boat dehumidifier: 10 powerful models to keep your boat dry

BEST BOAT DEHUMIDIFIER: 10 POWERFUL MODELS TO KEEP YOUR BOAT DRY

Damp and condensation can lead to serious problems in a yacht, getting hold of the best boat dehumidifier will make an enormous difference....

Best sailing watches: 7 options that actually help on your boat

BEST SAILING WATCHES: 7 OPTIONS THAT ACTUALLY HELP ON YOUR BOAT

From Garmin to Suunto, Roger Hughes looks at 7 of the best sailing watches available right now... thdays, , my wife asked me if I would...

 
 
 
Best lifejacket: 13 top choices that could save your life

BEST LIFEJACKET: 13 TOP CHOICES THAT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE

A good lifejacket is a fundamental piece of safety equipment, so it's important to look at the options and ensure you choose the best...

Best dog lifejackets: 6 top buoyancy aids for your canine crewmate

BEST DOG LIFEJACKETS: 6 TOP BUOYANCY AIDS FOR YOUR CANINE CREWMATE

Ask any dog owner and they will tell you that one of the biggest worries with a canine on board is not that they can't swim, but the...

 
 
 
Best boat wax: 5 top products to make your topsides shine

BEST BOAT WAX: 5 TOP PRODUCTS TO MAKE YOUR TOPSIDES SHINE

There are few jobs more satisfying on a boat than applying boat wax to tired, chalky gelcoat. Turning a faded, stained and dull fibreglass...

Borrow A Boat launches Seedrs crowdfunding campaign *sponsored post*

BORROW A BOAT LAUNCHES SEEDRS CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN *SPONSORED POST*

Leading British boat charter marketplace Borrow A Boat , and recent Headline Sponsor of the Southampton International Boat Show in...

 
 
 
Best depth sounder models from handheld to top of the range

BEST DEPTH SOUNDER MODELS FROM HANDHELD TO TOP OF THE RANGE

Depth sounders are pretty crucial bits of kit for all of us. If you want to have an idea of how much water is beneath your keel then...

Best boat sandals: 8 sensible summer solutions for sailing footwear

BEST BOAT SANDALS: 8 SENSIBLE SUMMER SOLUTIONS FOR SAILING FOOTWEAR

For going afloat in the summer, you wouldn't necessarily think of wearing boat sandals - but maybe you should. David Harding looks...

 
 
 
Best Christmas gifts for sailors: What to buy the boat owner who has everything

BEST CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR SAILORS: WHAT TO BUY THE BOAT OWNER WHO HAS EVERYTHING

Buying Christmas gifts for sailors often involves some tricky choices. Here's an expert's selection of kit that's sure to be a hit,...

Best boat paint: 9 of the best DIY topcoats for fibreglass, wood or metal

BEST BOAT PAINT: 9 OF THE BEST DIY TOPCOATS FOR FIBREGLASS, WOOD OR METAL

Nothing improves the look of a boat quite like a fresh lick of paint. Whether your boat is wooden, steel or GRP, today's easily applied...

 
 
 
Best chartplotter: 6 great options from marine MFDs to tablets

BEST CHARTPLOTTER: 6 GREAT OPTIONS FROM MARINE MFDS TO TABLETS

There are many options to pick from when considering what might be the best chartplotter options or MFDs to put on your boat. This...

We're hiring! Could you be our next Staff Writer?

WE'RE HIRING! COULD YOU BE OUR NEXT STAFF WRITER?

Do you know your Helly Hansen from your Henri Lloyd? Are you an authority on sailing gear and a marine electronics aficionado? If you...

 
 
 
Best sailing hats: Top boating headwear from simple caps to sou'westers and helmets

BEST SAILING HATS: TOP BOATING HEADWEAR FROM SIMPLE CAPS TO SOU'WESTERS AND HELMETS

For many people, going afloat means wearing a hat - and for good reason. David Harding picks out 12 of the best sailing hats available...

Best trolling motors: 8 electric outboard alternatives that really pack a punch

BEST TROLLING MOTORS: 8 ELECTRIC OUTBOARD ALTERNATIVES THAT REALLY PACK A PUNCH

We pick out 8 of the best trolling motors that have enough electric power to punch an incoming tide without breaking the bank So you're...

 
 
 
Best handheld marine radios: 8 feature-rich VHF options for your boat

BEST HANDHELD MARINE RADIOS: 8 FEATURE-RICH VHF OPTIONS FOR YOUR BOAT

Handheld VHF marine radios are getting better every year. We take a look at some of the best handheld marine radios on the market....

Early Black Friday boating deals: Get up to 47% off Helly Hansen gear on Amazon

EARLY BLACK FRIDAY BOATING DEALS: GET UP TO 47% OFF HELLY HANSEN GEAR ON AMAZON

Black Friday deals seem to arrive earlier every year and this year Amazon has jumped the gun with discounts of up to 47% on Helly Hansen...

 
 
 
Best boat shoes for sailing: From leather moccasins to high-tech deck trainers

BEST BOAT SHOES FOR SAILING: FROM LEATHER MOCCASINS TO HIGH-TECH DECK TRAINERS

Ask any two sailors about their favourite boat shoes and the answers are likely to vary as widely as the craft they sail. Rupert Holmes...

Garmin Instinct review: Is this outdoors watch a suitable boating companion?

GARMIN INSTINCT REVIEW: IS THIS OUTDOORS WATCH A SUITABLE BOATING COMPANION?

Roger Hughes tests the Garmin Instinct all-round outdoors wristwatch and explains why it could make a useful boating watch Like most...

 
 
 



Xbox Game Pass deals offer extra discounts on top of PC gaming savings this week

Xbox Game Pass deals offer extra discounts on top of PC gaming savings this week

Stack your discounts for big savings in this week's Xbox Game Pass deals at Best Buy Read more ...

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

Summary List Placement Wednesday marks what would have been the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' 66th birthday. And while Tim Cook has since taken the reins, Jobs' legacy in... Read more ...

Holyrood handling of Salmond Inquiry bringing UK into 'international disrepute'

Holyrood handling of Salmond Inquiry bringing UK into 'international disrepute'

Former UK Defence Secretary Liam Fox said the chaos surrounding the Salmond Inquiry risked bringing the whole UK into 'international disrepute'. Read more ...

When can we hug again and when will social distancing end in England?

When can we hug again and when will social distancing end in England?

Missing hugging your friends and family? The end might be in sight. With the news that the vaccine rollout is on track , Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced England's... Read more ...

SsangYong Korando Ultimate: long-term test review

SsangYong Korando Ultimate: long-term test review

Verdict The SsangYong Korando is a serious player in the mid-size SUV sector and shouldn't be overlooked. I can't deny that it's given me both good and bad memories, but... Read more ...

NHS chief criticises Gwyneth Paltrow's Covid ‘healing' methods as misinformation

NHS chief criticises Gwyneth Paltrow's Covid ‘healing' methods as misinformation

Gwyneth Paltrow is suffering from the effects of long Covid Gwyneth Paltrow's methods for tackling long Covid have been criticised by an NHS chief. The Hollywood... Read more ...

Big Show joins AEW: WWE legend Paul Wight signs long term deal with rival...

Big Show joins AEW: WWE legend Paul Wight signs long term deal with rival promotion

Something fans never expected to see WWE legend The Big Show has left the company and signed a shocking deal with All Elite Wrestling . The former world champion - now working... Read more ...

College student fights off three gang-rapists only for them to set her on...

College student fights off three gang-rapists only for them to set her on fire in India sex attack

A college student found naked and severely burnt along a national highway in India's Uttar Pradesh state said three men had set her on fire after attempting to rape her, police... Read more ...

Immigrant woman suffers frostbite after being abandoned by smuggler for six...

Immigrant woman suffers frostbite after being abandoned by smuggler for six days in Texas storm

The woman, 43, was abandoned by a smuggler in West Texas on February 13 as the extreme weather took hold across the state. She spent three days hiding among the rocks and three... Read more ...

: Impressive Tammy stat shows how underrated he is

: Impressive Tammy stat shows how underrated he is

If you wanted proof of how underrated Tammy Abraham is, just check out this graphic below. The striker has scored more goals per minute than any other player in the Premier... Read more ...