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Preparations for Brexit in Brittany

Posted on: 16/10/2019

Brexit will have a big impact on cruising sailors, introducing more bureaucracy and administrative burdens, particularly for cruising sailors who...

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CA Stage at Scotland's Boat Show

Posted on: 10/10/2019

A packed line-up of presentations including cruising the from the Clyde to Scoresby Sund, the Biscay Coast of France, the Baltic, The Scillies...

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New members joining at Southampton Boat Show

Posted on: 08/10/2019

NEW MEMBER ALERT! If you joined the CA at Southampton Boat Show on Mon 16th Sep and you haven’t heard from us yet, please email

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CA Lobster Pot Campaign

Posted on: 03/10/2019

Update 3 October 2019: Campaign update Members will recall that following the Cruising Association’s successful petition, video, and campaign,...

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Autumn reflections on the 2019 cruising season: new awards launched

Posted on: 01/10/2019

In celebration of all things cruising and to mark the start of Autumn, October is the ideal month for cruising sailors to think about compiling their...

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Southampton Boat Show success

Posted on: 01/10/2019

The Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow a Boat, was a success for the CA, both in terms of adding extra value for our existing...

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Withdrawal of Admiralty Small Craft Folios

Posted on: 25/09/2019

Do you use Admiralty Small Craft Folio charts? UKHO has just announced that it is planning to withdraw them. RATS is urging members who use and value...

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New features enhance CAptain's Mate app

Posted on: 23/09/2019

Our exclusive mobile membership app, CAptain's Mate, has recently been further enhanced to provide our 6,300-strong global membership with fingertip...

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Ocean Safety prize draw winner

Posted on: 19/09/2019

We were delighted that the Managing Director of Ocean Safety, Alistair Hackett, drew the winning ticket in our BIG prize draw on Wednesday...

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Fairview Sailing charter: new prize draw for members

Posted on: 18/09/2019

Fairview Sailing is delighted to be partnering with the Cruising Association to bring their members the chance to enter a draw for a...

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