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The OGA Editor frequently receives book reviews for titles which may be of interest to Members. We will be publishing the most recent ones here - so what about one of these for a Christmas gift?

Not just an AGM, but the OGA55 Anniversary party! Why not come to London in January to join with other members for the AGM and our OGA55 party! Read on for full details.

Get ready for the Christmas rush and order your OGA Christmas cards now!

The OGA has eight trophies awarded annually to members from any Area. Nominations are accepted from any OGA Member. Read on for a full list of trophies and contact details of our Trophy Secretary.

Now is the time to start thinking about this year's photo competition. All entries must be submitted online. Read on for more details and links to the submission forms and guidance notes for 2017.

'Sailing by' continues to carry stories linked with OGA Cruises in Company. It carries updates from OGA fleets cruising in SW England, France, the Netherlands and Scotland along with associated 'tales of sail' including archive video, photos and related nautical writings.

Sue Pennison writes about the Greenwich National Maritime Museum / Cutty Sark / Observatory / Queen's House.

The Solent Gaffers will be celebrating at Yarmouth, IOW  in 2018  from  May 31st to June 3rd.2018

We'll be celebrating our 55th Anniversary next year in true gaffer style. Find out more about the two rallies, and express your interest, in order to help the organisers in their planning.

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    Editor's update: 10 December 2017

    As the snow starts to fall in some areas, it's time to think seriously about Christmas. Make sure you order your OGA Christmas cards, and sort out those summer photos to enter the Photo Competition. It's also time to submit nominations for the Association awards. Find updates from summer events in the News listings and new photos in our Galleries section. The OGA is always keen to welcome new members, so why not think of joining us?

    OGA Editor
    OGA Membership Secretary