5. Aug, 2016

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, Clippers and St Katharine Docks

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston has been associated with St Katharine's for many years and his spectacular Clipper events inspire people everywhere in the world where the fleet visits. Less known is that he was Harbour Master here when a young man, dedicated to developing awareness of what was then the new Yacht Haven.The photo shows him with Boris Johnson, when he was Mayor of London. Sir Robin's world yacht race and more about him is featured in the book. More pics here.