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"Upgraded" Met Office Website

Posted on: 13/04/2012

Anyone using the Met Office site will be aware that it has changed in appearance. It is possible to  navigate to the marine weather pages, easily...

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Cross the Channel with CA Cruise in Company

Posted on: 09/04/2012

Cross the Channel with CA Cruise in Company

The Cruising Association’s newest Section, covering...

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Red Diesel - the clearest explanation so far!

Posted on: 23/03/2012

The clearest explanation we've found so far of the...

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Cessation of Marinecall - background

Posted on: 27/02/2012

Following a recent news item,  the Met Office MarineCall service ceased at the end of October 2011. Unfortunately, the firm that ran the...

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Marinecall telephone and telefax discontinued

Posted on: 18/02/2012

Many members will have noticed that as well as discontinuing the SMS forecast service, there are now no Marinecall telephone or telefax services....

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Reconstruction of the final manoeuvres leading to the Costa Concordia tragedy on 14 January 2012

Posted on: 23/01/2012

Many members will have seen the video containing commentary by a master mariner of the manoevre which led to the Costa Concordia tragedy on the...

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Champagne Celebration for the CA's 4,000th Member

Posted on: 21/01/2012


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Sir Robin Knox-Johnston presents awards to CA members

Posted on: 18/01/2012

The Flag Officer lunch was held on the 7th of January 2012 and presentations were made to members of the CA who have made significant...

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Weather Reports from Coastal Stations

Posted on: 23/11/2011

I am not sure where to put  this item but someone can pick it up and run with it.


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Hostage: A year at gunpoint with Somali Gangsters.

Posted on: 20/10/2011

CA members Paul and Rachel Chandler held a capacity audience in silent awe at CA House on Wednesday 5 October when they spoke about their cruise...

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