Boat News:

Shirley Thompson's boat develops leak on Atlantic challenge
… the Atlantic has developed a leak in her boat after a week at sea. Sixty-year-old Shirley…. She said the leak in her boat is extremely small. Ms Thompson discovered… of the cabin on the boat. Repeated seasickness On Saturday evening, Shirley posted: "My…


From revelry to tragedy on Uganda's party boat
… a Ugandan party boat capsized on Lake Victoria tell the BBC's Catherine Byaruhanga what… happened. "The DJ kept irritating us, telling us to balance the boat," says Tashobya… Nsubuga. "A good song would start playing and then you would hear, 'Balance the boat


How to sail a Malay jong boat...
… the traditional wooden jong boats. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC…


Boat tribute to former first minister Rhodri Morgan
…A new fisheries patrol boat has been named after the former Welsh Labour first… of five new boats that will look out for illegal fishing in Welsh waters from January…


Stephen McKinney faces murder trial over wife's boat death
…A man is to go on trial accused of murdering his wife during a boat trip…


Two 'migrants' found in inflatable boat in Channel
… intercepted an inflatable boat in the Channel. The vessel was spotted off the Kent coast… have gone out from UK authorities about the dangers of taking small boats


Four treated after boat bed blaze in Brixham
… on a yacht in Devon. Firefighters dealt with the blaze on the boat in Brixham Marina…


Migrants 'rush to cross Channel by boat before Brexit'
… claiming to be Iranian , have entered British waters in boats this month. An undercover… camera planning a crossing. "A boat, it'll cost you £3,000 to £4,000," he said. "I am… taking three people with me, they pay in cash. We get a boat and off we go." British…


Uganda party boat capsizes on Lake Victoria, killing 29
…At least 29 people are now known to have died after a cruise boat carrying…. Ugandan media named a number of well-known people said to be on the boat, adding… district. Deputy police spokesman Patrick Onyango told Reuters news agency: "The boat


More migrants have arrived in Dover by small boat
…More migrants have arrived in Kent by boat from across the English Channel…