East Coast


For those of you who enjoyed the talk at our 2015 Solent AGM here is an update about H W 'Bill' Tilman from Bob Comlay. A new collected edition of all Tilman's books is available with a generous discount for OGA members, read on for more details.
Many OGA members keep blogs and other online records of their restoration projects, racing and cruising activites. We list them here for others to share. If you have a blog or online tale to share, contact the Editor.
The OGA has eight trophies awarded annually to members from any Area. Nominations are accepted from any OGA Member. Read on for a full list of trophies.
The OGA has negotiated discounts for members with several organisations, providing additional benefits to your membership. Read on for more details . . .

As the evenings are drawing in, remember to think about the OGA Photo competition, 2016. Read on for details of how to submit your photos .

Ben Collins writes about this year's trip to Brittany with the Solent and other gaffers of the OGA

East Coast


Find out what's going on around the East Coast Area of the OGA. Send us your reports to keep the site up-to-date.

Have your say in the Draft Marine Plan from the MMO (Marine Management Organisation) for the South coast (Folkestone - Dartmouth), closing date mid-January 2017.

My Classic Boat has been publishing videos since March 2016, with several OGA boats and members in starring roles. The latest movie features 'Spinaway X', an early Plymouth hooker . . .

Listed in Classic Boat Magazine's 'best 25 books for 2016', this beautiful hardback gives a brief biography of Arthur Briscoe (1873 - 1943) showcasing illustrations and early sketches produced for 'The Yachting Monthly'. Why not treat yourself to a copy now . . . ?