The Battle for Brexit – Leave.EU

The Battle for Brexit took on added prominence this week as Parliament voted in favour of our exit being triggered by the end of March 2017. The vote came as Downing Street outmanoeuvred the opposition Labour party by amending a motion calling for a detailed Brexit plan. They won by 461-89 – an overwhelming majority of 372 – but six MPs appeared to forget who their employers were by defying their constituents’ desire to Leave and voting against the motion. Remember the following names next time you’re in the polling booth:

 

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52 SUPER SERIES: Great Strides Towards Sustainability

52 SUPER SERIES: Great Strides Towards Sustainability

(Friday 9th December, 2016) – The 52 SUPER SERIES is globally recognised as the world’s leading grand prix monohull racing circuit. As the competition has steadily grown in recent years, so too has its approach and commitment to reducing the environmental impact of the event. The 2016 season represents the second complete year in partnership with sustainability sponsor 11th Hour Racing, and in 2017, green-minded circuit organisers will further build upon the great strides and notable achievements made over the past two years.

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King’s Cup – AY Race Report 4

 

Phuket King's Cup Regatta News & Results
Goto 2016-17 AYGP 30th Phuket King’s Cup Regatta 2016

AY Race Report 4

2016/17 AY Grand Prix Event

Royal salute to Thailand’s new King
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9th December 2016: The day started with a sail past HTMS KLAENG and other fully dressed Royal Thai Navy vessels stationed off Ko Po. To honour HM King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkunat accession to the throne. Goto AY Photo Gallery

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Badloe and Squires pick up where their countrymen left off

9 December 2016

SAILING WORLD CUP FINAL: PRESS RELEASE

Badloe and Squires pick up where their countrymen left off

 

Kiran Badloe and Tom Squires are following in the footsteps of the most successful Olympic windsurfers of all time, continuing the Dutch and British Men’s RS:X battle at the Sailing World Cup Final presented by Land Rover.

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Home Cookin’

INTERNATIONAL MELGES 20 CLASS ASSOCIATION

08 DECEMBER 2016

Home Cookin’

Miami, FL – When the Melges 20 first emerged as a top level one-design boat in 2009, it quickly called Coconut Grove and Biscayne Bay its winter home for its great mix of perfect sailing conditions and family friendly surroundings. Eight years later, the Melges 20s are returning for the 2016/2017 Winter Series, and Biscayne Bay will once again serve as the perfect battle ground for the first Winter Series event as the final stop on the 2016 World Series Standings.

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Olympians cooking up a storm

 9 December 2016

 

SAILING WORLD CUP FINAL

Olympians cooking up a storm

Today, Friday 9th December from 5.30pm Australian and International Olympians will be flipping sausages on the BBQ for 100’s of volunteers and competitors at the St Kilda Sailing Precinct on the St Kilda Foreshore at the Sailing World Cup Final.  This will be an incredible opportunity for our junior and youth athletes to meet their heroes. The BBQ commences at 5.30pm and all media are very welcome.

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Exmouth RNLI to receive new inshore lifeboat in the New Year

PR281116 Inshore lifeboat George Bearman launching on service in June 2014 (credit Chris Sims)

PR021216 George Bearman in uniform (supplied by granddaughter, Pauline Smith)

Exmouth lifeboat station will be receiving a new D class lifeboat on 12 January at 11am as George Bearman reaches the end of her 10-year operational life.

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