Current News

This shows current news stories for members and non-members.

Annual General Meeting

The Association’s Annual General Meeting takes place on Saturday 24th February in London. All members are invited to discuss the “official” business, plans for 2018 and generally socialise. For details and to book a place click here.

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Dufour News Winter 2017

The latest edition of Dufour News is now out and includes articles on the Association’s recent rallies, articles on cruising the North coast of France and Brittany (part 1), plus the Baltic
(also part 1); and repairing a Dufour 40 rudder bearing. See the Winter 2017 issue here.

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Dufour Association Round the Island Trophy

This year the Association Round the Island Trophy has been won by David Dillistone’s Dufour 34 “Mintaka”. They get their name on the trophy and an engraved Association glass. The race, from their perspective, will be described in the next issue of the Dufour News magazine.

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Red Diesel and Belgium (Updated 24/10/17)

A number of British yachts have been fined for having red diesel in their tanks while visiting Belgium. This has happened before and the Belgian government stated it would not happen again but it has.
Update 3rd Aug 2017
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New Archive for Manuals

A new feature for Dufour Association members is an archive for manuals so members can share and access Dufour manuals that may be difficult to get – or just not with you when you want them.
Members have already added some and we hope to share more over time.
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Dufour Association Pennants

Dufour Association

Dufour Association

Fly your Dufour Association pennant with pride? If you are a member and don’t have one yet then do contact our Membership Secretary and she will sell you one for £17.50 including postage


Email her at :

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