This month's additional letters cover everything from predicting weather to the America's Cup - however they begin with a few comments on Colregs...
Tom Cunliffe tackles the lifejacket question in his podcast from the December 2013 issue of Yachting Monthly
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Navigational tips and beauty spots around the north-west coast of the Isle of Wight.
When Star class world champions Iain Percy and Andrew 'Bart' Simpson wanted the very best performance dinghy boots available, they turned to Clarks
The battle to save Nelson's historic wooden warship begins
Tom Cunliffe argues that flag etiquette provides a link to centuries of seafaring tradition
Even in paradise, Libby Purves finds there's no escaping the privations of life aboard a small boat...
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The rediscovery of a map from Ancient Greece strikes Tom like a thunderclap in the January issue podcast