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12/05/15
EXTRA MIDSUMMER HEBRIDES & ST KILDA TRIPS
2 weeks 2 days ago
EXTRA MIDSUMMER HEBRIDES & ST KILDA TRIPS Every Cloud has a Silver lining - Due to a disappointing event booking cancellation for the whole ship, the Tecla and her crew will be offering 4 new trips in the month June. And where else would we go but back upto to Scotland after being received so fr...
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06/05/15
Antarctica ever popular and simply amazing - last 11 places.
3 weeks 1 day ago
Antarctica Dec 15 to Mar 16 ANT1-12-12-15 – Fully Booked ANT2-16-02-16 – 3 spaces in four person cabin males only. €6240, 22days ANT3-08-02-16 – Couple in shared four person (two couples) cabin + 1 male in four person cabin. €6340, 25 days ANT4-06-03-16 - Couple in shared four(two couples) cabin + 3...
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29/04/15
Join an epic voyage on board historic Brixham Trawler Leader as she embarks on her West Coast Adventure.
4 weeks 1 day ago
Join an epic voyage on board historic Brixham Trawler Leader as she embarks on her West Coast Adventure. This is a perfect trip for those who enjoy extended time at sea, who may want to build up their sea miles, or just see a wide-variety of locations in one fantastic voyage. At the end of May join...
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19/04/15
Tristan Da Cuhna Stories
1 month 1 week ago
BARK EUROPA LOGBOOK - 7th April 2015 Tristan Da Cuhna - The Secret Russian Invasion 1961 As you may know the whole population of Tristan da Cunha had to be evacuated in 1961 due to a life threatening volcanic eruption right beside their homes and communal buildings. They left in a great hurry leavin...
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07/03/15
Poldark Country – Cornwall About to be Hot
2 months 3 weeks ago
Poldark – Cornwall About to be Hot Many of us fell in love with Cornwall after watching the original BBC Poldark Series. The crashing seas, smuggling coves, Cornish harbours and cliffs provide the backdrop for a new Poldark series starting March 2015. If you want your own Poldark experience away fr...
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23/02/15
Classic Sailing Easter Photo Competition 2015
3 months 4 days ago
Classic Sailing Easter Photo Competition 2015 At Easter we have three gaff cutters sailing in company - which is a great excuse for a romp around Falmouth Bay, in and out of ports under sail and creating a spectacle along the Cornish Coast. We still have spaces on Eve of St Mawes, Agnes and Eda Fra...
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12/02/15
New Skipper for Eve of St Mawes
3 months 2 weeks ago
New Skipper Profile - Thom Axon Eve might be the smallest boat in the Classic Sailing fleet, but she is a bit of a temptress. Her ‘pulling power’ meant we had a great selection of skipper applicants – including aspiring mates looking for a first command and some very experienced traditional boat sk...
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12/02/15
Whale watching in the Azores by Tall Ship. Ten spectacular days sailng in these amazing islands.
3 months 2 weeks ago
Azores• Tall Ship Sailing• Whales• What more could you ask for a sailing holiday! Join us on a tall ship voyage in the Azores, with a great chance of seeing wonderful whales and dolphins!  Our tall ship Tenacious will be embarking on a fantastic 10-day voyage in the Azores on 3rd April. Not only wil...
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04/02/15
6 day voyage for only £175 but you have to be aged 15 to 25.
3 months 3 weeks ago
The Caledonian Canal on Maybe. If you are 15 to 25 this will only cost you £175 including all your food. Inverness to Oban, through Loch Ness and past the foot of Ben Nevis This short cut through the middle of Scotland takes advantage of a natural rift in the mountain chains and is one of the most s...
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02/02/15
Rhoda Mary
3 months 3 weeks ago
The Rhoda Mary Project for Cornwall and the West Country   Luke Powell, skipper of Agnes, boat builder and author is the driving force behind the Rhoda Mary Project. The idea is to restore and celebrate under sail this historic West Country merchant schooner. We already have Bessie Ellen and Irene w...
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28/01/15
Spring forward and into action
4 months 7 hours ago
  30 Voyages In April we have over 30 voyages from which to choose, all based in the UK. Yes, that's 30 different voyages on 11 different vessels. The choice is greater than ever, and proves to be a perfect way to start your summer. Getting away for a weekend, perhaps out of your comfort zone, and...
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22/01/15
Sunny Cornwall - right now.
4 months 6 days ago
Click above for full picture Sunny Cornwall It’s Sunny Now Bring on the sun, Bring on the sailing, Bring on the smile. Sunny sailing on Eda Frandsen, Agnes  Eve at the Start of April. Three days Three cutters together Three other things I can’t remember. Porthkerris near Port...
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21/01/15
Last Minute - Save £745 on a Caribbean Adventure
4 months 1 week ago
Save 50% Sailing a Tall Ship in the Caribbean   Antigua via 2/3 the Caribbean Chain to the Bahamas.   This 2 week voyage gives you  an amazing variety of cultural and nature experiences through a large chunk of the Caribbean Chain from the east in Antigua to the North West in the Bahamas.  Get to se...
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08/12/14
Save £1000 as you cross the Atlantic on Lord Nelson sailing from Bermuda to Southampton.
5 months 3 weeks ago
SAVE £1000 Was £2495 now only £1495 Atlantic Ocean Crossing - Bermuda to Southampton in England Blue Water Ocean Passage on a Square Rigger - a big mile building voyage. Even on a three masted sailing ship there will be times when Lord Nelson will feel a very small vessel. There will be days when y...
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28/11/14
Wanted - Mate for Bessie Ellen
6 months 1 day ago
JOB LISTING: MATEFirst Mate Position Minimum Qualifications Required: Yachtmaster Coastal Commercially endorsed.STCW 95Power Boat Level 2Diesel Engine Maintenance Applicants should hold a recent ENG1 and a CRB certificate. Bessie Ellen has a vacancy for a first mate for the 2015 charter season. The...
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25/11/14
Early Bird Discounts on Tecla
6 months 4 days ago
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21/11/14
Tall Ships Race 2015
6 months 1 week ago
Tall Ships 2015 Sail training requires participants to confront many demanding challenges, both physical and emotional. It is an activity that inspires self-confidence and the acceptance of personal responsibility.  It promotes an acceptance of others whatever their social or cultural backgrounds,...
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10/09/14
FREE 2015 Tall Ships Calendar to print or download.
8 months 2 weeks ago
FREE 12 Stunning images help to make this a really beatiful Tall Ships Calendar. It features veesels, places and people. Just Complete this simple form to go to the Free 2015 Tall Ships Calendar.   */ Free 2015 Tall Ships Calendar to Download Name* email* What's your sailing ambition?* I would...
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06/09/14
St Ives Jumbo Day 6th Sept 2014
8 months 3 weeks ago
The sea came to Peter’s Punt A lovely day in St Ives with the launch of the fifth boat for the St Ives Jumbo Association. Until today they had two punts and two jumbos all built by Jonny Nance. As I had never sailed a dipping lugger I thought it would be a great opportunity to join the launch of th...
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01/09/14
Tall Ships Regatta Falmouth 31st August 2014
8 months 4 weeks ago
Tall Ships Regatta Falmouth 31st August 2014 A glorious day watching the Parade of Sail down the Carrick Roads and out into Falmouth Bay. This is a small selection of iPhone photos, more to come. I, Adam, took these whilst on Agnes for the whole day and we were right at the start line as they got un...
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