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We've received information from Phil Robertson about this year's Tarbert Traditional Boat Festival with a special additional attraction in the form of a Viking theme with the Loch Fyne Viking Festival. All traditional boats are welcome from 25 June until the weekend.

Solent Secretary, Marion Shirley, reports on the OGA's youngest member, taking advantage of the Easter Friday sunshine.

Following on from last year's involvement with National Historic Ships UK, the OGA is sponsoring Category D 'Faces of the Sea' in the NHS-UK competition which opened on 1 April and closes on 31 August 2014. Look out for NHS-UK 'spot prizes' throughout the year.

Visit the Easter boat gathering at the National Waterways Musuem, Ellesmere Port, for the international Sea Shanty Festival with three days of maritime musical entertainment.

At an award ceremony on 11 March, Classic Boat unveiled winners in seven categories open to public voting and six selected by a Classic Boat team of experts. There were OGA members amongst nominees, winners and sponsors.