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East Coast Gaffers enjoyed a new event for small boats 13 - 15 September with eight boats joining in the gentle sailing on the River Alde.

The UK Hydrographic Office has announced proposals to withdraw supply and maintenance of Small Craft Folios. Respond to the consultation online by 8 October 2019.

Read about this year's Annual Race in the Solent

19 Gaffers were on the start line in the 61st Solent Annual Race, 31st August 2018.

Bill Loram gets out on the water around the coast of Essex to get a hands on experience of our maritime history through the Colne Smack & Barge Race and the West Mersea Dredging Match.