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  • 23 June 2014

    In line with the Planning Inspectorate’s pre-examination process the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) has submitted its summary of views regarding the application for development consent for Navitus Bay Wind Park.   The RYA has responded at every stage to the developer’s pre-application consultation proposals and many of the points addressed have been resolved to our […]

  • 24 July 2009

    The annual Port of Plymouth Regatta gets underway on Saturday, with inter-club J80s match racing set to make its debut at the event. The J80s have been in the city throughout July, competing in three qualifier events for the Royal Yachting Association’s Match Racing Series. The winner of the Plymouth heats will be given a […]

  • 11 March 2005

    Eighteen sailors, including three Volvo RYA Keelboat Team Members, are in Holland this week to try and earn a place on TEAM ABN AMRO for the 2005/6 Volvo Ocean Race. Arriving in Holland at the beginning of the week, Simon Shaw, Jeremy Elliot and Paul Campbell-James, who have been members of the Volvo RYA Keelboat […]

  • 19 November 2012

    The RYA is concerned that leases for tidal energy projects at sites around the UK confirmed by the Crown Estate on 14 November, have been granted with no specific planning parameters that reference the safety of navigation for coastal mariners. Stuart Carruthers, RYA Cruising Manager: “We are disappointed that the Crown Estate has leased the […]

  • 4 November 2011

    The RYA is advising clubs and training centres to undertake any required maintenance/navigational dredging activity before 1 April 2012. This is because as of 1 April 2012 all maintenance and navigational dredging activity will require consent through a marine licence and may attract a fee that could be disproportionate to the level of activity being […]

  • 15 November 2012

    Three Sunseeker apprentices were invited to represent Sunseeker International Ltd at a British Marine Federation and RYA reception at the Houses Of Parliament. The event was held to celebrate the medals won on-water throughout the London 2012 Games, and to meet the rising stars of tomorrow in the marine industry. The audience was introduced to […]

  • 10 July 2014

    The Crown Estate, manager of the UK seabed, has announced that it has agreed seabed rights for six new wave and tidal current demonstration zones and five new wave and tidal current sites around the UK. Of the 11 zones and sites announced the RYA is particularly concerned with plans to place a further tidal […]

  • 18 June 2008

    The Royal London Yacht Club (RLYC) has launched a Performance Initiative to provide funding for young persons who have world class and Olympic potential in yacht racing. Sponsorship has been provided in 2008, in conjunction with Roger Duckworth’s Highland Developments, to members Rachel Larman and Henry Bagnall: Rachel is a key member of the Women’s […]

  • 10 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Crown Estate, manager of the UK seabed, has announced that it has agreed seabed rights for six new wave and tidal current demonstration zones and five new wave and tidal current sites around the UK. Of the 11 zones and sites announced the RYA is particularly concerned with plans to place a further tidal current […]

  • 19 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    The RYA is concerned that leases for tidal energy projects at sites around the UK confirmed by the Crown Estate on 14 November, have been granted with no specific planning parameters that reference the safety of navigation for coastal mariners. Stuart Carruthers, RYA Cruising Manager: “We are disappointed that the Crown Estate has leased the […]

  • 10 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    SeaRegs Training announced the launch of its Maritime Training Centre based in Plymouth, Devon. SeaRegs Training specialises in courses for people who want to work in the marine industry, offering internationally recognised MCA and STCW95 courses including STCW First Aid, STCW Personal Survival Techniques, STCW Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities, plus preparation courses for MCA […]

  • 5 April 2005

    The future of British sailing will be on show next week at Largs Sailing Club for the 2005 RYA Youth Championships and Trials. Many of Great Britain

  • 10 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) has expressed concerns that recently announced tidal current installations might pose a navigational hazard, particularly the one planned in Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland.   The Crown Estate has agreed seabed rights for six new wave and tidal current demonstration zones and five new wave and tidal current sites around the UK. […]

  • 8 April 2005

    Day four of the RYA Youth Championships and Trials brewed wild and windy even before the competitors had left the shore, and the race committee were keen to get the competitors in and out as quickly as possible due to a forecast of increased breeze. The three course areas were set closer to shore allowing […]

  • 24 February 2011
    Environment

    The Royal Yacht Association (RYA) has written to Marine Scotland, raising a series of issues arising from the Scottish Government’s current… (forargyll) [mappress] Source: forargyll, February 24, 2011

  • 24 February 2011
    Environment

    The Royal Yacht Association (RYA) has written to Marine Scotland, raising a series of issues arising from the Scottish Government’s current… (forargyll) [mappress] Source: forargyll, February 24, 2011

  • 29 August 2008

    Britain’s podium-topping sailors were today welcomed home to London, and to the news that leading long-term investments provider Skandia has confirmed its continued support of the British sailing team for the next four years. Skandia Team GBR, the British sailing team in the Olympic and Paralympic Classes, was honoured at London County Hall, with Ben […]

  • 10 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The building of a tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay has been given planning consent by the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change. This is the first tidal lagoon project to be examined by the Planning Inspectorate. But before the lagoon becomes a reality, it is still subject to Contract for Difference (CfD) negotiations […]

  • 14 June 2013
    Business & Finance, Vessels

    The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) have informed Wells Harbour Commissioners (WHC) that an emergency licence has been issued for dredging works to commence on 17th June 2013 for 15 days, weather permitting. These works will take place North of number 6 buoy. Also the MMO have provided WHC with more clarity and information regarding the […]

  • 3 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Wells Harbour Commissioners announced that the MMO have approved the application to vary the channel berm height condition in the maintenance dredging licence from 1mCD to 1mOD. The licence lasts until 15th July 2016. The three year dredging licence was granted back in July but set a berm height for dredging along the channel of […]

  • 25 May 2012

    Seawork sees the launch of the latest outboard for commercial applications available in the UK for the first time – the new Yamaha F150B. This engine was developed from the highly successful Yamaha F150A to further increase its suitability for commercial users where the engine is more likely to be used on heavy duty craft […]

  • 11 December 2014
    Authorities & Government

    Dong Energy welcomed the decision of the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change to grant development consent for the Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm. Benj Sykes, Dong Energy Vice President of UK Wind Power, said: “Development consent for Hornsea Project One is very welcome. This is an exciting project that will be […]