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Liveaboard Link

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Scuttlebut Cherbourg Cruise 2012

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Temporary forum to decide date, venue and other arrangements for Windemere Meet 2009
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Scuttlebutt Cherbourg Cruise 2011

A forum for planning the 2011 Cherbourg Cruise
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Scuttlebutt Cherbourg Cruise 2010

A forum for planning the 2010 Cherbourg meet
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Scuttlebutt Cherbourg Meet 2009

A forum for planning the 2009 Cherbourg meet
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The Terraces

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Videos

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Fouled Sterngear Reports Requested

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Mercury Meeting 2009

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MBM Red Diesel Campaign

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Forumites Transat April-May 2007 St Martin Towards

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South Coast to CIs August 2006

An informal forum for small craft looking to 'buddy up' crossing the channel this summer if and when a suitable weather window arrives!
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A Notice Board for SIBS 2007

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Christmas Panto Forum 2006

Forum for the ybw panto season, will only be visible until a random date in Jan 2007
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Cherbourg 2007 Cruise

A forum for registered users who want to take part in a Cherbourg cruise on the last weekend in September.
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Bristol Channel Meeting 2006

A forum to discuss the Lundy meet-up in 2006
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Christmas Panto Forum

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Scuttlebutt Cherbourg Cruise 2006

A forum for the planning of the 2006 Scuttlebutt Cherbourg cruise
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Yarmouth Get Together May 2006

A forum to help everyone planning or attending the get together in Yarmouth
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Scuttlebutt Cherbourg Cruise 2005

A forum for the planning of this year's Scuttlebutt Cherbourg cruise
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Cherbourg 2004 Cruise

A forum for registered users who want to take part in a Cherbourg cruise on the last weekend in September.
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Back to basics Channel crossing

A forum to discuss the benefits and risks of running a cruise in company across to France without the aid of modern electronics.
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Mercury Marina 8-9 May

Weekend gathering for forum users, sponsored by MDL, taking place at Mercury Marina on the River Hamble.
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Weymouth 9-12 April

Get together over the Easter break at Weymouth with a convivial dinner on the Saturday night
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