South West Gaffers

THE SOUTH WEST AREA OF THE OGA

Sailors and Trailor Sailors are welcome to join in our Chichester Rally and Walk on the early Bank Holiday weekend in the beginning of May and Registration is now open.

OGA Member, Jeremy Clinton is sailing 'Marihona' from Norway to the River Tyne this summer, read on if you're interested in joining the crew.

Many OGA members keep blogs and other online records of their restoration projects, racing and cruising activites. We list them here for others to share. If you have a blog or online tale to share, contact the Editor.
Local groups and individuals are invited to nominate their historic ports and harbours in England, Scotland, Wales and N Ireland for designation as a 'Heritage Harbour', an initiative by the Maritime Heritage Trust and National Historic Ships Shipshape Network.
The OGA Editor frequently receives book reviews for titles which may be of interest to Members. We publish the most recent ones here. Why not send a review of your favourite read to the Editor?

Put the date for the OGA AGM 2020 in your diary now and come to enjoy a weekend in Bristol, hosted jointly by the Bristol Channel and South West OGA Areas.

South West Gaffers

Welcome to South West Gaffers

The tall ship ‘Williams II’ left Blyth on 19 March, 2019 to start her round Britain trip. Changing crews at Grimsby, Lowestoft, Chatham and Weymouth. She left Milford Haven on Tuesday, 16 April, arriving Holyhead Wednesday 17.

Sailors and Trailor Sailors are welcome to join in our Chichester Rally and Walk on the early Bank Holiday weekend in the beginning of May and Registration is now open.

OGA Member, Jeremy Clinton is sailing 'Marihona' from Norway to the River Tyne this summer, read on if you're interested in joining the crew.