Following an announcement at the London Boat Show, round-the-world sailing looks to be coming home to Southampton and Portsmouth.
Chris Maughan speaks to Josh Hall, Global Ocean Race Director 2014, and professional yachtsman David Thomson, as well as Stuart McIntyre of Sunseeker international.
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Thursday afternoon's weather for the west of the region
Thursday afternoon's weather for the east of the region
Thursday's weather for the west of the region