Useful Links

The purpose of this section of the website is to provide a useful resource to the boating community. If you know of an interesting website that you would like to see listed here, please let us know and we can add it.

Weather and Tides

Tide tables detailed tide tables for the UK
YBW weather and tides YBW weather


Boat Launch Slipway info for launching trailer sailers around the UK

Pocket Cruiser Websites

The Perfect Pocket Yacht An interactive website where the advantages and disadvantages of various pocket yacht designs are discussed, and where articles, boat reviews and pocket-yacht sailing stories are provided by reader/contributors
Pocket Cruiser Guide a general purpose site devoted to small cruising sail, with numerous links to builders and manufacturers.


Trail Sail organisation The Trail-Sail Association is a large group of people who actively enjoy trail-sailing, and have found that it can be better to launch, cruise, and recover their yachts when other people involved in trail-sailing are around. People who often become friends as a cruise progresses, and whose friendship is a good enough reason to join the next TSA cruise.
Dingy Cruising Association

Boat Shows

Boats on Show - UK a good show for small boat enthusiasts
Southampton Boat Show - UK the south coasts biggest boat show, held every September

Boating Magazines

Practical Boat Owner
Yachting Monthly
Sailing Today
Classic Boat
Woodern Boat