Contact BCYC

ContactThe Secretary
British Classic Yacht Club
Upper Saltings
22 Park Road
IP15 5EU

Telephone: +44 (0)1728 453555


Crew Requirements

If you require crew for UK/abroad cruising or racing please contact Sandy Oxley who will be able to put you in touch with the relevant associate members.


Mobile: 07968 417565

Professional Services

Photographer - Jonathan Hoare

Jonathan will have a number of his stunning photos on his website To find out if he has any photos of your boat or if you would like to commission Jonathan contact him direct at


Some associates may also be able to offer their professional services. We are delighted to have the following as BCYC associate members:

Sandeman Yacht Company

Yacht company providing clients with total support and advice in all areas of yacht ownership.


Beken of Cowes

Cowes based marine photographers.


Classic Boat Museum

Based in Newport, IOW, the museum currently houses an exciting collection of sailing and power boats of both local and national interest and importance.


Cockwells Modern and Classic Boatbuilding

Specialists in the construction and renovation of wooden yachts. Website :

Maggie Hunt

Experienced yacht painter and varnisher based near Ipswich on the East coast. Worked at Spirit Yachts for six years and more recently for The Classic Sailing Club.


Phone 07531 439779

Bronzework Marine

01394 388380


Azure Dragon Marine Sculptures

Azure produces sail sculptures, trophies and prizes for some of the world's most prestigious regattas, including the BCYC Regatta.


Kings Easton

Yacht broker & BCYC archivist.



Hillyards boatyard specialises in marine repair and refits on GRP, aluminium, steel and wooden boats.


Lallows Boatyard

Established in 1867, Lallows can offer both traditional and modern boatbuilding skills. Yard facilities include slipping, engineering, storage and re-fueling. Contact: Lallows Boatyard, 3 Medina Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight.



Ian Badley Photography

Experienced yacht photographer based in the Solent area covering classic events in the UK and Panerai series in the Mediterranean and Caribbean.


Henley Sales and Charter Ltd

Services include classic motor boat brokerage,under cover winter storage,valuations, project management and the sale of a range of contemporary classics.

9,Boughton House
Green Lane
Henley on Thames

01491 578870



A nautical emporium including nautically themed furniture and furnishings,gifts,clothing and Baltic lifejackets.

6,Hart Street
Henley on Thames

01491 410840


Top Deck Marine Consultants Limited

Professional Marine Surveyors and Consultants specialising in GRP, Wood, Steel and Aluminium throughout the UK, Europe and the Mediterranean.


Classic Yacht Holidays

Classic Yacht Holidays provides a commission only Marketing and Booking service for Classic Yacht Owners in the UK and Overseas. It’s designed to either supplement your existing marketing activities or to help those looking to start a Classic Yacht Charter Business.

We're already working with a number of well known classics but will always welcome more. If you'd like further information about us and our services please email, visit our website at or simply "like" our Facebook Page to be kept up to date with latest news.

Kathleen J Kilbey I.Eng AMRINA

Naval Architect & Marine Surveyor (Specialising in timber vessels Since 1989) Purchase, Restoration & Insurance Surveyson Traditional Timber, Iron and Steel Yachts Rigs, spars & sails, engines, machinery & electrics(Special interest in Buchanan yacht discount available to BCYC Members.

Tel: +44(0) 845 680 1989


Peter Ward Half - Models

These models are entirely hand-built and coloured to your requirements using a tradfitional and antique style. I can build a special model to your commision if suitable plans of your vessel are available.

31 St Mary's Road
BH15 2LH

Telephone: +44 (0)1202 672823

Simon Winter Marine Limited

Classic Yacht Insurance Specialists

“Simon Winter Marine is a classic yacht insurance specialist.  We operate the Classic Yacht Policy, a unique insurance solution offering worldwide cover, designed exclusively for classic and modern classic sailing and motor yachts.”

Tel    +44 (0)844 988 6132

Fax    +44 (0)844 988 6133

Mob    +44 (0)7775 627652

Overseas (+44 1297 625992)



Please note,  Simon Winter Marine offices have moved to Overmass House, 6B Beer Road, Seaton, Devon EX12 2PA

Mylor Yacht Harbour

Based near Falmouth in Cornwall and accessible at all states of tide, our team of highly skilled and classically trained shipwrights can renovate and repair your wooden yacht to exceptional standards.  Mylor offer a full complement of marine services onsite including engineering, electricians, GRP specialists, lifting facilities, chandlery and self-catering accommodation.


Email: marineteam@mylor.comTelephone: 01326 372121