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October 5, 2018
Over the next coming weeks we will be changing our branding across the Jubilee Sailing Trust. This will include a new logo with a revised mission, vision and values statement which suitably reflects our new and exciting future. In addition we will be launching a brand new website which will provide a much improved user […]

September 29, 2018
Battle of the Barques 2018 29th September – 5th October The battle is on The 2 ships were alongside QE Terminal in Southampton. Before the voyage crew arrived, in the morning various members of Tenacious crew came for a wander around lord Nelson scouting out objects to hide or kidnap. The battle was on. The voyage crew […]

September 24, 2018
LN959D BB04 Poole – Southampton So the trip on Lord Nelson is finally here, after what seems like months of fundraising in fattening people up in the office at work. It would all be over in just a few days. We started off after I just made it to the ship. We scurried up the […]

September 20, 2018
Voyage LN959C BB03 Cardiff – Poole 20th-24th September 2018 This was the voyage of the rapidly constantly changing plans. I am sure we got onto the third time of using the alphabet in plans. The voyage crew joined in Cardiff, we were in front of a Tall building and in a lock so protected from the […]

September 15, 2018
18th September The Dolphin Watch We started our evening watch yesterday at 20.00. The visibility was low but reasonable and the air was cold and wet. Marion said the Scots word is driech! (NB as we were off the Cornish coast the correct word is mizzle). The sky cleared up and we had an amazing […]

September 14, 2018
We are so happy to share this photo of Chris Grogan who successfully reached the summit of Ben Nevis in August! He has raised an amazing £600 in sponsorship for the JST. “I’m inspired by the work of the JST and wanted to support them by raising money. I have sailed with JST on several occasions […]

September 12, 2018
09.00 We weighed anchor at 09.00 and made progress down channel towards the Goodwin sands.and into the Dover straits. 15.30 sailing past the white cliffs of Dover whilst polishing brass on the bridge. Forward Starboard watch Marion, Ian, Sue, Ami, Andrea, Charlie, Phil

September 11, 2018
We anchored off Margate yesterday afternoon. 18.00 Beef Stew – mmm 19.00 Mad dash at the shop for the last of the old logo stock 20.00 Anchor watch begins off Margate. A quiet night- much to learn in the chart room. A most interesting place to be. With second mate David spending lots of time […]

September 10, 2018
The crew joined the ship in West India Dock, this managed to be the same time that the stores arrived, the stores were supposed to arrive a few days earlier. We had the start of the voyage safety briefs, this was followed by lunch. Training continued after lunch, we left the berth to get the […]

September 6, 2018
Congratulations to Elizabeth ‘Hammie’ Tappenden who has been presented with an MBE in recognition of her success in business and women’s enterprise. Hammie has been a long serving cook on both our ships as well as helping over 800 businesses on the Island. Topping off the day she married Bosuns Mate, Rob Ford after 18 […]

September 4, 2018
A lone fisherman appeared, saying he couldn’t pull up his ‘fish nets’. Emergency assistance was offered from the permanent crew. On pulling up the fish nets, they found it was full of crabs. He was given a peace offering from the Bar stock to ease his discomfort. The fisherman went off smiling. Once on our […]

September 3, 2018
After morning briefing, those who wanted to climb had the opportunity to do so, going up the mast and out on the yards under the glorious sunshine (life is a struggle!). We then weighed anchor and headed eastwards towards Chapman’s Pool on the Jurrasic Coast under engine and fore and aft sails. Unbeknown to us […]

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