After five very challenging days on the water we are delighted to announce that we now have four new EAST Keelboat Instructors.


Dave Angless

James Crossley

Gemma Waters

Chris Rees

In addition Chris Bignall from Northampton Sailability also successfully completed the course with us.




The photo is of all the candidates and the RYA coaches that took them through the course.


Claydon High School

30/04/2015
Claydon High School

The season begins

23/04/2015
The sailing season begins

Eastern Airs takes to the water

31/03/2015
Eastern Airs is launched

Squibs are launched ready for the 2015 season

21/03/2015
The Squib fleet are launched and the masts are fitted

Community Awards

16/03/2015
EAST receive a presentation at The 2015 Suffolk Coastal Business and Community Awards

Squib with electric controls - Eastern Auto Spares donate the battery

11/03/2015
This spring will see the launch of Eastern Airs, a Squib adapted for sailors with limited mobility. The boat can be sailed by finger tip control through electric motors.
The battery for this boat has been donated by Eastern Auto Spares of Queensway, Ipswich.
Eastern Auto Spares are also kindly promoting EAST's Push The Boat Out Week which begins Saturday 9th May - an event that is open to everyone.

Paralympic News

01/03/2015
Disabled sailing charity speaks out following Tokyo 2020 snub (article from the East Anglian Daily Times)

Donation from Bixley Ramblers

31/01/2015
Brian Abbott presents a cheque to EAST at the Trustees Meeting

Sailing trust’s new boat takes to the water

16/09/2014
Sailing trust’s new boat takes to the water

Archived Articles