Sailing Cambria

During the first few months of this season we will be delivering our work aboard Cambria, something to be relished.

She has just come round from Kent where she is owned and maintained by Cambria Trust and is seen here on our swinging mooring at Heybridge, just below Maldon, awaiting the dry dock for scrubbing off and antifouling.

You will be able to follow her adventures with us on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds.


By | 2018-03-29T15:28:22+00:00 March 29th, 2018|

Onward And Upward For Blue Mermaid

Work to fit out Blue Mermaid progresses well and one of the most tangible signs of progress took place this week when she tried on her new mast for the first time.

Pictured is Heritage Marine‘s Jim Dines of Downs Road Boatyard in Maldon, who is overseeing the Blue Mermaid project.


By | 2018-03-23T09:48:26+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|

Preparing Blue Mermaid’s Berth

Blue Mermaid will work under sail from a mooring at Heybridge, just below Maldon on the River Blackwater in Essex.

Here Stretch Robbinson, one of our mates, is digging in one of the anchors.

By | 2018-03-08T09:28:36+00:00 March 8th, 2018|

Generosity Of Maldon Triathlon Club

Zoe Barker of Blackwater Triathlon Club presents a cheque for £1794.65 to Hilary Halajko, Chair of Trustees and Richard Titchener, Skipper and Executive Officer of Sea-Change Sailing Trust, which will be used to help local young people sail with Sea-Change in 2018.

In the background is the bow of Blue Mermaid, the Trust’s new Thames sailing barge being rigged and fitted out at Downs Road Boatyard in Maldon.

By | 2018-03-01T12:00:15+00:00 March 1st, 2018|