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Payne Hicks Beach

21 May 2014

A year on from the death of Bart, Sir Ben Ainslie and Iain Percy

A year after Andrew Simpson drowned, Sir Ben Ainslie and Iain Percy speak about the pain of dealing with their friend's death and how opening a sailing centre in Weymouth is helping his name live on. 

Click here to read the article from The Independent, first published online on 7 May 2014.

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation is a charity established in memory of the double Olympic medallist, Andrew Simpson to advance education through sailing. Richard Butcher is Chairman of the Trustees of the charity and PHB provides pro bono legal advice. The other Trustees include the multiple Olympic medallists, Sir Ben Ainslie CBE and Iain Percy OBE.

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