“Dopes on Ropes in Front of Boats”: Sailing, Kite-surfing, and One Harbourmaster’s Bid to Tackle Anti-social Behaviour on the Water

Boy racers in powerboats flouting local speed limits, commercial skippers failing to ensure a proper watch, sailors going the wrong way up a channel, RIBs moored across the middle of a space that could easily take a couple of eight-metre or so yachts… anyone who has sailed in the south of England might have encountered similar frustrations. But how to tackle anti-social (and sometimes illegal) … Continue reading “Dopes on Ropes in Front of Boats”: Sailing, Kite-surfing, and One Harbourmaster’s Bid to Tackle Anti-social Behaviour on the Water