Rescue dogs, Richard Branson and a volcano make this a particularly action-packed collection of boating snaps

It’s all go in this week’s best boating photos with Richard Branson’s latest publicity stunt calling for some James Bond-style motor boat driving. We’ve also discovered a competition for water rescue dogs in Italy and a volcano that’s make life difficult for boaters in South America.

On a more serious note there’s some harrowing news from China where a flood is wreaking havoc. Click here to find out more.

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