Alan Harper

Alan Harper
Adler 76 Suprema running

Taking diesel electric propulsion to a new level, Adler's 76 Suprema may just be too innovative for the yachting marketplace

Vanquish VQ48

This Dutch yard’s aluminium craft look sensational, but how does the Vanquish VQ48 perform?

Riva Rivamare

Does the Riva Rivamare have the personality to match its achingly seductive looks?

The anniversary of Black Wednesday passed without a hitch. President Dubya didn’t start any wars...

From the Editor: April 2002

There’s nothing like a bit of robust name-calling to get the new boating season off to a flying start...

From the Editor: March 2002

When Margaret Thatcher was prime minister, privatising and de-regulating everything in sight, the capital held its breath...

From the Editor: January 2002

I remember once feeling quietly confident that I had covered all eventualities in my passage planning...