This year's steamboat association rally will take place on September 17-18 at Bucklers Hard on the River Beaulieu.

This year’s steamboat association rally will take place on September 17-18 at Bucklers Hard on the River Beaulieu. A fleet of between 15 and 20 boats are expected to attend including the restored naval steam Pinnace, SP199 and the 35ft (11m) compound powered Kariat built at Cowes in 1897.

Further details of entry and programme of events can be obtained from John Power tel: 01983 299555 mb 07775 592420.