Campbeltown Classics, held in mid-May, was a weekend of fun, friendship and hospitality with boats arriving from Ireland, England and Wales as well as Scotland.
THE EAST COAST AREA OF THE OGA
Richard and Louise Jacobs sailed 'Ivy Green' westwards to Falmouth to join in the Falmouth Classics and Helford River events this year, read on for their experiences there.
350 years ago, the Dutch arrived in the River Medway, set fire to the British fleet, and captured the flagship. This year, 200 Dutch ships visited Chatham for an anniversary celebration.
Once again the Walton and Frinton Yacht Club opened their doors and welcomed the East Coast Gaffers in great style, starting with a cooked breakfast on Saturday morning where the weather was the focus of attention.
Several boats featured in the OGA online Boat Register were nominated in the 2017 Classic Boat Awards. Prizewinners were announced at the beginning of April . . .