All aspects of life on the water - leisure, business and sport - with record-breaking yachtsman Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. The H20 show reports on current events and meets the people who live, work or play on the water. The H2O Show is live at 1800BST every Thursday through the summer months.

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  • America's Cup in Portsmouth? 16 Oct, 2014

    Thu, 16 Oct 14

    24 mins

    25 days remaining

    On this week's free download from BBC Radio Solent, the America's Cup series could be heading to Southsea. Also, the mother of a Weymouth fisherman who was lost at sea calls for a new law on life jackets, we have an an update on the kite surfing record attempt and Sir Ben Ainslie launches The 1851 Trust in Portsmouth. The annual shipwrights lecture takes place in Southampton, a D-Day landing craft is raised from beneath the waves in Liverpool, Clipper are on the look out for the skippers for their next race and the world's largest cruise liner arrives in Southampton This podcast is free - our terms and conditions can be found at bbc.co.uk/podcasts. The H2O Podcast is produced by Neil Sackley.

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  • Rescue in the Channel. 9 Oct, 2014

    Thu, 9 Oct 14

    24 mins

    18 days remaining

    On this week's podcast, a sailor is rescued from a yacht in the Channel. Also, a kite surfing record attempt takes place at Hayling Island, Helena Lucas helps Cowes based UKSA launch their schools training programme and Olympian Stuart Bithell tells us about life as a professional sailor. The H2O podcast is produced by Neil Sackley

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  • Alan Priddy's Eco-boat

    Sat, 4 Oct 14

    21 mins

    12 days remaining

    The Portsmouth ocean racer embarking on a new world record attempt. We hear about protests over proposals to charge users of the so-called Cowes Floating bridge. Olympic swimming champion Rebecca Adlington talks to us on a visit to the recently refurbished Fareham Leisure Centre. Plus a sailing race competitor who's only recently taken up the sport.

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  • Bart's Bash 24 Sept 14

    Wed, 24 Sep 14

    13 mins

    2 days remaining

    In this the first of our winter series of H2O podcasts, we return to Bart's Bash and see how the race came about and speak to some of those who took part. Julian Clegg hears from BBC Radio Solent reporter Laurence Herdman, sailing instructor Tim Anderton, Castle Cove Sailing Centre Commodore Richard Bowers. We also speak to Tony Bishop from the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation, and Freda who aged 8 took part, as did Carol from Dibden who took to the water with Calshot Sailing Club.

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