Are we being tricked into thinking the warmer weather is returning?    It is still July. But there is a lot to look forward to during the 2016-17 sailing season.

This week’s photograph is of Britannia with ringtail deployed during the last sailing season.  Britannia has secured the inaugural Graeme “Fergy” Ferguson memorial trophy for the most ringtails set in a season and skipper Ian Smith assures us he and the crew will be vigorously defending that title during the forthcoming season.