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COVID-19 UPDATE

24th March 2020

Glasgow City Boats Covid-19 update. We have not being doing much this past week but GCB will officially close on Monday 23rd March 2020 due to the ongoing virus outbreak.  We do not know when we will re-open and have taken advice from our medical staff by not giving a re-opening date.  Some of our […]

Powerboat level 2 course Glasgow

COVID-19 Update Glasgow City Boats

17th March 2020

Glasgow City Boats Training Academy COVID-19 Update. 17 March 2020. 1930 hrs.  Good evening,We would like to reassure all students that Glasgow City Boats is currently still OPEN for business and we are taking all precautionary measures possible to ensure the health and safety of students and staff. We are still planning to run our classes […]

Glasgow City Boats Guide to the Isle of Gigha 1

Glasgow City Boats Guide to the Isle of Gigha

23rd February 2020

Glasgow city boats guide to marinas / islands  The Isle of Gigha – Scotland not the Caribbean!55 41 N 005 44 W Distance from Largs 75 miles Distance from Oban 50 miles  Highest astronomical tide 1.2 Lowest astronomical tide 01.m MHWS 1.1m MLWS 0.3m One of our favourite runs ashore is the Isle of Gigha. Gigha is a small island situated […]

Powerboat level 2 course Glasgow

River Clyde Navigation guide

22nd February 2020

Glasgow City Boats guide to Upper Clyde Navigation: Glasgow 55 51’N 004 16’WVhf channel; 12 – Estuary control Glasgow tide information; MHWS 4.8 metres MHWN 3.9 metres MLWS 0.7 metres MLWN 1.8 metres. Admiralty chart 2007 – River Clyde  A commonly asked question we get is: “can I take my boat up to Glasgow and where can I […]