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Batt Sails’ Covid19 Update

NORMAL COVID PRECAUTIONS REMAIN IN PLACE FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE PLEASE NOTE: Batt Sails is operating as normal but visitors may not presently enter the sail loft premises Permitted collections and deliveries are made at the doorstep. It helps if you can notify us...

Grand Designs

Since Day One the Batt Sails loft has been renowned for innovative design, including truly fantastic spinnakers.  Dick Batt’s formative years as a sail designer included running the spinnaker departments for major lofts in the UK and New Zealand and this soon...

A Sign of the Times

Dick Batt on the birth of the brilliantly distinctive BATT SAILS logo. It’s February 1980…………. WE’RE JUST BACK from several years in New Zealand and planning our very own sail making business. We found premises we could afford to...

…and the beat goes on

The sail loft is very much back to normal working.  On-the-water activity was understandably frustrated by the summer shut-down last summer and we had to pause some of the exciting development work under way at Batt Sails. We pressed on behind closed doors with...

Wombling Free for PPE ?

” Things that the everyday folk leave behind,..”( The Wombling Song : Mike Batt ) When the COVID 19 crisis first hit the UK  we ( Batt Sails, that is )  responded really quickly to the call for quantities of PPE face protection by using materials and...

Sustainability Rules!

We are deeply committed to keeping our wonderful sport as sustainable as possible. Every ‘Batt’ sail is designed, cut and made in the UK at our modern sail loft in Bosham, on the shores of Chichester Harbour. Making sails close to our customer base, from...

Premium Valet sail care

Quality craftsmanship on all sail repairs Find out more Quality service for any make and any size of sail Find out more We keep you sailing Find out more Premium Valet sail care Batt Sails’ Premium sail valet service:Preliminary check, routine and minor issues...

Enter The Mikado

Solent Jib. Solent breeze. Winning the Fife Regatta Sail trials ‘Mikado’ has an enviable record on the Classic yacht racing scene, including a long string of successes in the Solent and victory in the recent Scottish Fife regatta. She has also recently...

SQUIBS ON FIRE!

SQUIBS ON FIRE! 2020 Northern Irish Championships: Victory goes to ‘Prodigal’ With the vast majority of championships cancelled or postponed this was possibly the only ‘official’ event for the Squib Class in the British Isles this year.  The...

PPE VISORS FOR THE COVID19 CRISIS

Local health professionals commented on a continuing and worrying shortage of simple but essential face protectors. We responded promptly to help fill this urgent need, using top-quality sail-making materials and techniques. Prototypes were carefully assessed...