Padstow has always had one major problem – on the equinoctial spring tides, it floods. In 1988 this problem was addressed and over the period of two years, the present […]
RNLB The Always Ready is a Liverpool-class lifeboat and was built in 1933 by J. Samuel White, Cowes she was in service at Runswick from 1933–1954. Pictured here at Padstow […]
Moored against the inner quay wall is the sailing vessel Ruth. This twin masted Baltic trader is gaff-rigged on both masts. Ruth was built in Sweden in 1914 and is […]
Padstow Harbour Commissioners Workboat “MOWGLI” is Steel ‘Multicat’ hull design and used by PHC for servicing moorings, navigation marks and general harbour works.
HMS Gay Archer (P1041) was a Gay-class fast patrol boat of the Royal Navy. She was built by Vosper, Portchester, and launched on 20 August 1952. She has been gradually […]
Moored next to quay is the Irene is a West Country Trading Ketch, built in 1907 by FJ Carver and Sons. The boat moored next to the Irene is a […]
Chris Swabey, 54, from Padstow, made St Austell Pigeon Club history after winning all trophies for the 2009 season. The local builder, who has been racing since he was eight, […]