A notice from Littlehampton Harbour Master
Please read the extract below received from the Harbour Master in relation to some rope purchased recently. If you have yourself bought rope lately, you really should read on.
"A member of the Arun Yacht Club recently purchased a length of rope from the Littlehampton Boat Jumble. It was navy blue in colour with a shiny appearance and looked like multi braid rope. However, it has little or no tensile strength such that it would be dangerous to use on vessels for any form of weight bearing capacity (ie. as warps, halyards etc."