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Does the Medway have the finest maritime heritage in the world? 0

Does the Medway have the finest maritime heritage in the world?

Does the Medway have the finest maritime heritage in the world? Yes, the Medway has one of the finest (if not THE finest) collections of heritage vessels in the world! MSBA Chairman Brian Corbett...

Local ditch crawler “comes out” 0

Local ditch crawler “comes out”

Local ditch crawler “comes out” Author Nick Ardley, often seen cruising the Medway with his wife Christobel in their classic Finesse 24 “Whimbrel” with sailing tender in tow, has revealed that he has prostate...

SB Westmoreland wrecked 0

SB Westmoreland wrecked

  SB Westmoreland wrecked In recent gales, the stern section of the old sailing barge Westmoreland, berthed at Lower Halstow, broke away and “sailed” round to Funton Creek, just south of Chetney Hill, where it...

Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March 0

Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March

  Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March Peel Ports advise that on 8 March 2018 the main chimney at Kingsnorth Power Station will be demolished by controlled explosion. Mariners are warned that an exclusion zone,...

Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March 0

Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March

  Kingsnorth Chimney demolition, 8 March Peel Ports advise that on 8 March 2018 the main chimney at Kingsnorth Power Station will be demolished by controlled explosion. Mariners are warned that an exclusion zone,...

Kingsnorth Chimney to come down in March 0

Kingsnorth Chimney to come down in March

Display problems? View this newsletter in your browser. Kingsnorth Chimney to come down in March A date has now been fixed for demolition of Kingsnorth Power Station’s 650 ft chimney. It is expected to...

NTM 719 England – East Coast – Copperas Channel – Depths 0

NTM 719 England – East Coast – Copperas Channel – Depths

Some reduced depths following recent surveys. The water has always been pretty shallow close to the two buoys. Full details here http://www.crossingthethamesestuary.com/page9.html under Week 6

Seasalter SC sickened by theft of life-saving equipment 1

Seasalter SC sickened by theft of life-saving equipment

Seasalter SC sickened by theft of life-saving equipment Members of a Swale-based sailing club have been sickened by the theft of a £1400 defibrillator that was bought two years ago after they lost a member...