This archive footage from a Pathe Gazette, 1932 shows the Bishop blessing the fleet as[…]Read more
Welcome to ‘Sailing by’
We have been collecting 'historic tales of sail' since 2013. Posts are catgorised by sailing Areas and four themes as well as being linked with OGA Cruises in Company. Browse around the updated site and let us know what you think.
The stern Scot, Charlie Barr, was arguably the best racing skipper Britain ever produced. His[…]Read more
The Brest and Douarnenez Festivals coincide in 2016, as they do every four years, running[…]Read more