REVEALED: Sailing club set to be demolished for new club house – and 12 flats

PLANS have been unveiled for the regeneration of a sailing club, with the aim of bringing it up to the modern standards of the seafront.

PSP Logistics in Fareham have sponsored a Clipper Round the World Race boat      Picture: Brooke Miles Photography

Sponsoring a Clipper boat opens channels

SPONSORING a boat in a round-the-world race has opened up a number of new opportunities, according to a shipping firm.


Date is confirmed for annual boat show’s return

A NATIONAL yacht show will be taking place at a Hampshire Marina later this year.


Charity fundraising campaign launched

A PORTSMOUTH sailing charity has launched a new campaign to support disabled and disadvantaged young people.

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Land Rover BAR adds to its design team

THE Land Rover BAR team says it has ‘strengthened’ its design team ahead of the 36th America’s Cup.

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Sailor scoops 2017 award

AROUND-the-world sailor Alex Thomson has been named the 2017 Yachtsman of the Year by the Yachting Journalists’ Association.

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Land Rover BAR looking to move recycling goalposts

LAND Rover BAR has teamed up with a technology firm to make sure components from its racing boats can be recycled.

Alex Alley, from Gosport.

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Sailor gets a new sponsor

A ROUND-THE-WORLD sailing attempt has been given new sponsorship.

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Ainslie to join BAR Academy in San Diego

Sir Ben Ainslie will join Land Rover BAR Academy for their penultimate 2017 event – Act 7 of the Extreme Sailing Series.

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Ben Ainslie at the Land Rover BAR headquarters in Old Portsmouth

Sir Ben Ainslie confirms Portsmouth stay despite America’s Cup rules shake-up

LAND ROVER BAR are staying in Portsmouth despite a radical shake-up in the rules of the America’s Cup, Sir Ben Ainslie has confirmed.

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Clipper racers set to begin second leg

CREWS are preparing to set off for the second leg of the Clipper Boat Race today.


WATCH: Discoverer sets sail ahead of ‘epic adventure’



America's Cup will not return to Portsmouth until at least 2019

AMERICA'S Cup racing will potentially not return to Portsmouth until 2019 at the earliest.


Regatta is a big hit

YOUNG people turned out in droves to a recent sailing regatta, according to a club chairman.

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THIS WEEK IN 1985: Princess Anne sails through controversy

Princess Anne visited Hayling Island and sailed through a storm of controversy.


Skipper chosen to lead youngsters on vessel’s sailings

A CHARITY has unveiled its newest staff skipper for their training vessels.

Sir Francis Chichester on Gipsy Moth IV.

NOSTALGIA: Chance to climb on board one of most famous yachts in history

Gipsy Moth IV will return to Buckler’s Hard for the 50th anniversary of Sir Francis Chichester returning home to the Beaulieu River after his epic voyage to become the first person to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe.

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‘Team spirit’ will keep us buoyant on global challenge

It is an endurance test like no other which has seen sailors lose their lives in the battle against the ocean’s force.

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Royals - The Ducke of Edinburgh sailing off Cowes in his chartered yacht Yeomann XXII

THIS WEEK IN 1979: Racing royals set sail in the Solent

Two of the royal party at Cowes were competing in races.

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Rescue - Helping hands prepare an injured crewman for his airloft to hospital

THIS WEEK IN 1979: Coastguards warn ‘ignorant’ sailors

Coastguards urged the south’s small boat sailors to stay at home after a spate of dramas in the storm-whipped sea.

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