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We hear from three West Mersea Sea Scouts who took part in the OGA East Coast Race aboard the Colchester smack 'Sallie' at the end of July, 2016.

Solent OGA member, Paul Baker, sailed his newly-purchased gaffer 'Zeb' from Canada to the UK in summer, 2015. Mid-Atlantic, he made a remarkable rendezvous, with friends rowing from Manhattan to the UK . . .

The 2016 August Cruise is generally regarded as the best yet, sunshine, fair winds, swimming, racing, cruising and having fun for 40 gaffers up and down the coast. Join us in 2017!

John Gallagher reports on the successful Plymouth Classic Boat Rally held in Sutton Harbour, 29 July - 1 August 2016. The weather was much kinder than in 2015 . . .

At the beginning of October, a happy group of East Coast Gaffers gathered in Harwich for a trip to London on 'PS Waverley', the world's last sea-going paddle steamer. Read on for details of the trip and a short documentary video celebrating her preservation.