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General News

Sailing out of UK waters

"Submit a Pleasure Craft Report (sPCR) is a new means of submitting passage info to Border Force and HMRC. Follow Sailing pleasure craft to and from the UK - GOV.UK ( to learn more. The C1331 can still be used but this promises to be more convenient - but nothing like as convenient as before bureaucrats stuck their nose in following Brexit!

From 1st June to 30 September 2023, several marina destinations will benefit from some sense regarding customs/immigration concessions - you will not have to travel to the bureaucratic centres on arrival and departure. Go to for more info.

Calor Gas

Calor Gas are reported to have reversed their decision to end the supply of "dumpy" cylinders - we use these on some of our yachts. Full story on

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