Fibreglass fuelled a boating boom. But now dumped and ageing craft are breaking up, releasing toxins and microplastics across the world
Not enough lateral thinking? Great potential answer to the rough sleeping problem. The smaller boats are ideal for sleeping pods, the mid size make comfortable ready built homes, just connect up to water, power and waste.
Not a new idea, easily transported to a brown field site, eclectic, even eccentric, but how many have 'lived up a ladder' in a boat yard of a foreign land, in comfort?
They are already built, it's the 'green' solution, there can be no argument - Saint Greta of the sacred Genacker approves of sailing boats. Sorry but the 'stink pot' crowd will have to find their own sponsors.