Sixty traditional Gaff Rig boats sailing to Isles of Scilly for charity

Sixty traditional Gaff Rig boats will sail to the Isles of Scilly today from Plymouth Credit: ITV Westcountry

Sixty traditional Gaff Rig boats are due to set sail from Plymouth to the Isles of Scilly today.

The fleet have been on display at the Mayflower Marina as part of the 50th anniversary of the Old Gaffers Association. The vessels are touring the UK raising money for the RNLI.

At least four of the boats are over one hundred years old.

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