October 22, 2014

It is well worth taking advantage of the Coastguard 'CG 66 Scheme' whereby boat owners  record the details of their craft, contact numbers etc., on a simple little form which the CG then transfer onto their nationwide data base. Should there ever be any difficulties, t...

October 22, 2014

The National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) is an entirely voluntary organisation keeping a visual watch along UK shores.

There are manned stations on Portland Bill and on St Albans Head.

They are happy to give an up to the minute report of sea conditions near th...

October 22, 2014

Here are some notes for those wishing to ‘Round the Bill’ for the first time via the inshore passage.

The inshore passage is the navigable water between the rocks at the end of the Bill and the race. A distance of about a tenth of a mile.That may not sound much, but to...

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