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Brexit Issues for Cruisers Addressed in RATS Webinar

Posted on: 02/11/2020

Members of the CA’s Regulations and Technical Services group, better known to members as 'RATS', are hosting a webinar...

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The Cruising Association welcomes Scottish Marking Order for Lobster Pot Buoys

Posted on: 08/07/2020

The Cruising Association’s Regulations and Technical Services group, RATS, has welcomed the initiative taken by the...

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A cautious return to cruising

Posted on: 01/07/2020

Over the past few months, the Cruising Association’s RATS (Regulations and Technical Services) group has been hard at work...

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The future of UK Red Diesel

Posted on: 20/04/2020

The Cruising Association’s Regulations and Technical Services group (RATS) has been in communication with HMRC and...

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Covid-19: Information on Cruising Restrictions

Posted on: 30/03/2020

Cruisers will be aware that Covid-19 presents a challenge to cruising unprecedented outside wartime. The situation and the...

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Coronavirus: Temporary suspension of NCI Operations

Posted on: 20/03/2020

The Board of Trustees of the National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) has reluctantly made the decision to suspend all current operations because of the...

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When and where to cruise? The CA advises on measures for consideration

Posted on: 19/03/2020

The Cruising Association is advising its members to be aware that Covid-19 presents a challenge to cruising unprecedented outside wartime. The...

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The CA responds to the Budget Statement concerning the use of red diesel

Posted on: 12/03/2020

Following the proposals for the future use of red diesel in the Budget Statement on Wednesday 11 March 2020, the Cruising Association (CA) notes that...

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Demise of CG66 brought forward

Posted on: 12/03/2020

Important update 12/03/20: demise of CG66 is brought forward to end of March 2020 The Cruising Association’s Regulatory and Technical Service...

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Red Diesel Use in the EU

Posted on: 04/03/2020

RATS has been campaigning on the red diesel issue over a number of years. To read all our older news items on the topic, go to https://www.theca.org....

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