The Northern Latitudes sailig by Leszek Wolnik

To the Northern Latitudes, Svalbard by Leszek Wolnik

To the Northern Latitudes, Svalbard – Leszek Wolnik Tuesday Night Talk Tuesday 25th January 19:30 – 21:00hrs About our speaker….. I’ve been around around boats since my early twenties but only owned my very own sailing boat when I bought a 1983 Vancouver 32 in Gavle, Sweden in June 2017.

A week cruising West Cork in August 2021

Our first talk of the year is presented by a new member, Jonny Sedgwick. He is an experienced sailor and an RYA trained Yachtmaster Commercial. He has been a skipper on the Brian Boru which is a familiar sight in local waters. Having grown up in the Lake District, UK,

ASILE under sail


ASILE is our Westerly Pentland ketch. She was built in 1973 and despite careful owners she was showing her age. During the last few years Sue and I have undertaken a series of renovation projects to make her attractive and reliable for our retirement cruising. I’ll describe some of the