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Charity River Cruise and Pontoon Party

Just a reminder that we will be doing our annual charity river cruise up the River Avon and under the Clifton Suspension bridge and back. This will then be followed by a pontoon party at the marina on Sunday the 26th of July. High Water is around 15:00 hours. Further details will be provided closer […]

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Vega

Vega goes to Cardiff

Mark and Lynn have just bought a Halmatic 30 “Vega” and to celebrate a minor birthday for Mark and other members of the club, they are promoting an inaugural sail on Vega to Cardiff over the weekend of the 14th of March. The tides appear to be very civilised for this weekend with High Water […]

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After the racing

Seen on a recent cruise

Coming in to in L’orient after a days racing. The Old Word War II Submarine pens have been converted to a race and production base for Grand Prix Trimaran production and testing.  Well worth a visit as you can walk around most of it and see boats in production.               Should […]

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PCC Cruising report 2014

PCC Summer Cruising Report to General Committee Ken Kincaid has sold his boat Merlot and after extensive improvements she is back on the water with her new owner. For Portishead Cruising club, as last year Southern Ireland has been the focus of holiday cruising this summer. From the Saltees in the East to Baltimore in […]

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Back in Blighty

After being stuck in Aber Wrac’h for three days with N to NW winds of up to 25 knots we escaped at last with an overnight passage straight up to Plymouth.  118 miles in 18 hours we left at 1400 hrs. and arrived around about 07.30 the following morning.  We were forecast a WNW of […]

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