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by ncampling
Mon Apr 11, 2022 11:50 am
Forum: Harbours, cruises and boltholes
Topic: Does anybody have any advice for the Milford Haven area?
Replies: 8
Views: 84

Re: Does anybody have any advice for the Milford Haven area?

Nigel & Jill I have no real experience of that area, but maybe a Facebook post on the SOA may be worth a response ? I did pick my second Southerly up from Lawrenny Marina in 2003 and having just checked the website, it looks a very pleasent spot. http://www.lawrennyyachtstation.co.uk/ I am not s...
by ncampling
Thu Dec 30, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Harbours, cruises and boltholes
Topic: Thames Estuary
Replies: 2
Views: 113

Re: Thames Estuary

Tony Start saving for St. Katherine's Dock :-). Still good value though given the location. Also worth considering Limehouse (where the CA HQ is). It is a simple DLR ride into the fleshpots of London. On the North of the Thames Estuary to the East ................Southend. Nowt there for a long term...
by ncampling
Tue Aug 17, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Do they sail well?
Topic: S115 (2004) onwards Interior modifacations
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Re: S115 (2004) onwards Interior modifacations

Marie I have a 2004 S115 (Mark IV) which has been owned since 2007 and consider it the best looking Southerly in all the fleets (well I would :-)). It sails really well (I am often single handed) and can be parked on a 10m pontoon berth. If there is a drawback, it is that it does not have the ample ...
by ncampling
Fri Aug 06, 2021 9:59 am
Forum: Nautical chit chat
Topic: CA Invite to SOA Members
Replies: 0
Views: 287

CA Invite to SOA Members

CA invitation to SOA Aug 2021.pdf
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by ncampling
Sat Jun 26, 2021 7:57 am
Forum: For sale and wanted
Topic: Rudder
Replies: 2
Views: 603

Re: Rudder

Roy This sounds like a job for a local fabricator. It is 20 years since I had a S95/ From memory the rudder shaft is a single rod which fits the top and bottom pintles. It can be bent in an incident, I recall from something that happened many years ago :-) It may be worth checking with Northshore as...
by ncampling
Fri Mar 26, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Nautical chit chat
Topic: Brexit: Possible VAT issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: Brexit: Possible VAT issue

RYA and British Marine welcome extension to Returned Goods Relief grace period https://www.rya.org.uk/newsevents/news/Pages/RYA-AND-BRITISH-MARINE-WELCOME-EXTENSION-TO-RETURNED-GOODS-RELIEF-GRACE-PERIOD.aspx?utm_campaign=RYA%20Cruising%20News%20-%20April%202021&utm_source=emailCampaign&utm_c...
by ncampling
Thu Mar 11, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Harbours, cruises and boltholes
Topic: Studland Bay Consultation
Replies: 0
Views: 500

Studland Bay Consultation

Members of the SOA may wish to listen in to the attached, and express their opions.
Studland public event invite 25Mar21.pdf
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by ncampling
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: Nautical chit chat
Topic: Brexit: Possible VAT issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: Post Brexit VAT issues for boating

The following has been issued by the RYA in connection with the ongoing post Brexit VAT position of HMRC. There is a budget this week, I will be checking the paperwork that it is issued with it vary carefully : RYA and British Marine challenge HMRC's post-Brexit plans for private pleasure craft Febr...
by ncampling
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Nautical chit chat
Topic: Changes to the rules on boats ariving or leaving the UK.
Replies: 0
Views: 536

Changes to the rules on boats ariving or leaving the UK.

Following the end of the transition period, the rules associated with boats ariving or leaving the UK have changed. The latest summary can be found here : https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/notice-8-sailing-your-pleasure-craft-to-and-from-the-uk/notice-8-sailing-your-pleasure-craft-to-and-fr...
by ncampling
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: Nautical chit chat
Topic: Brexit: Possible VAT issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: Brexit: Possible VAT issue

Richard Thanks for posting this. There is certainly a "Brexit VAT issue" brewing. There is much on the CA & RYA websites about this, and many of have made representations to our MPs regarding the problems of bringing VAT paid boats back from an EU27 country after 31 December 2021. That...