On shallow estuaries, tidal calculations are vital, but Ken Endean finds errors in online predictions
The Admiralty Easytide website is a popular tidal prediction site from the UK Hydrographic Office and it has had more than just a facelift. Following the changes announced in April…
Yachting Monthly literary reviewer Julia Jones examines the first three books in the new Imray Explorer Guides range
James Stevens answers your Questions of Seamanship. In this article, is it worth moving to a new anchorage it if meant sailing through shoal water in approaching bad weather?
The RYA's former Yachtmaster chief examiner, James Stevens answers your questions of seamanship. This month, which is the best route to Guernsey?
Ken Endean explains how to read the water to find fair tides and avoid rough water
The 10 common mistakes..and how to avoid them. We ask the experts about the skills every good skipper should have in their armoury.
The RYA's former Yachtmaster chief examiner, James Stevens answers your questions of seamanship. This month with a fresh onshore wind and a strong ebb is the harbour bar passable?
When it comes to putting out anchor chain, most of us follow a basic ratio rule of thumb, but we should be taking wind and tide into account, argues Christopher…
Seasoned skippers and Yachting Monthly experts give their advice on a whole range of issues for the cruising sailor