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Reviewed in Yachting Monthly, March 2017, 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 . . . ?

The wake for Mike Peyton will be held at Maldon on Sunday 19 February. Mike Peyton, founder member of the OGA, passed away on Wednesday 25 January, 2017, aged 96. Two tributes and information about the wake are published here . . .

Saturday 14 January, 2017 found OGA members gathered in London's Docklands for the Association AGM. The meeting included a chance to gather socially, elect a new President and find who had won awards and trophies in 2016.

OGA member, Jon Bray, South West Area, is thrilled that his newly built gaffer 'Unity' has been shortlisted for the Classic Boat Magazine Awards, 2017. Take a look at all the shortlisted categories, and vote for the winners.

Richard Titchener, OGA Member and Executive Officer of Sea-Change Sailing Trust, based at Maldon in Essex, summarises events in 2016.