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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.


Boatshed Seattle renew their license

Boatshed Seattle renew their license

Thursday, 01 December 2016

Waterline Boats trading as Boatshed Seattle have just renewed their License for a further 5 years. They signed their first agreement in 2008.

Boatshed welcomes Pegasus Marine Finance to the Preferred Partners Scheme.

Boatshed welcomes Pegasus Marine Finance to the Preferred Partners Scheme.

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Boatshed are please to announce a new partnership with Pegasus Marine Finance who specialise in inland and off shore boat finance.

Jump aboard and work with Boatshed - Worldwide opportunities available

Jump aboard and work with Boatshed - Worldwide opportunities available

Monday, 28 November 2016

Boatshed the World’s Largest Yacht Broker’s are looking for enthusiastic people to join our team.

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 2

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 2

Friday, 25 November 2016

As you may have seen in our earlier blog - Jeanne set off on her non-stop around the World sail on October 19th only to have to turn back after serious storm damage on October 29th - here is the latest instalment in her journey to retain the Guinness World Record.

SOLD - Jeanneau 57, 2 y/o

SOLD - Jeanneau 57, 2 y/o

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Another boat sold by Boatshed - This Jeanneau 57, two years old with less than 280 hours on the engine and in impeccable condition. Sold to new owners for extended cruising.

How to prepare your boat for sale

How to prepare your boat for sale

Monday, 21 November 2016

You've come to the decision to sell your pride and joy, contacted your local Boatshed broker to get her listed, but what are you going to do to make your boat look fabulous to potential buyers? Boatshed brokers share their top tips, based on their personal experiences, for getting your boat looking swell to sell.

Welcome to Henry from Boatshed Riviera

Welcome to Henry from Boatshed Riviera

Friday, 18 November 2016

We are delighted to announce that Henry Burn has joined Edward, Solenne and Carolyn as a broker for Boatshed Riviera.

Meet the broker - Tim Kingston of Boatshed Brighton

Meet the broker - Tim Kingston of Boatshed Brighton

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

It's always good to know a little bit more about the team at Boatshed and this month we've been chatting to Tim Kingston who is a broker for Boatshed Brighton.

What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

Monday, 14 November 2016

We love it when we receive feedback from buyers or sellers as it helps us to ensure that we are offering the best service that we can, below are some of the comments we have received recently.

3 Surprising Things to Remember on #ArmisticeDay

3 Surprising Things to Remember on #ArmisticeDay

Friday, 11 November 2016

This week we remember the service men and women who gave their lives for the freedom we enjoy today. Whilst many Hollywood movies have been made about wartime stories, the contributions of England’s canal boaters to the war effort are not so well-known. Here are some surprising stories about the realities of life on the canals during the wars.

From the Galley - Mozambique Tuna Curry

From the Galley - Mozambique Tuna Curry

Thursday, 10 November 2016

This is fresh and fiery curry which was first cooked for us on Guernsey in the Channel Isles. Its a wet curry with lots of fresh tasting juices, the ginger gives a nice bit of heat and the tuna is really tender.

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 1

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 1

Monday, 07 November 2016

Friend of Boatshed, Jeanne Socrates has already cast off on her 3rd attempt to sail around the world non stop and single handed - although the last two weeks haven't been easy going and she has had to retrace steps for some urgent repairs.

Can he do it...We believe he can!

Can he do it...We believe he can!

Saturday, 05 November 2016

Boatshed Portsmouth were very lucky to be able to attend a leaving party for Alex last week in his home town of Gosport where he talked about his aims for his Vendée Globe round-the-world single-handed yacht race 2016.

Welcome to Paolo of Boatshed Rome

Welcome to Paolo of Boatshed Rome

Wednesday, 02 November 2016

We are delighted to announce that Paolo Carasso has joined the team as a broker for Boatshed Rome.

6 Spooky Ways That Narrowboats Help London’s Communities

6 Spooky Ways That Narrowboats Help London’s Communities

Monday, 24 October 2016

Each year the London Canal Museum celebrates Halloween in partnership with three community boating organisations: Camden Canals and Narrowboat Association, The Pirate Castle and Angel Islington, who offer a trip through the 193 year old Islington Tunnel in a spooky decorated boat. Kids on board receive sweets and a glow-stick and an opportunity to meet a witch!

Boatshed training, it's not all lying down on the job!

Boatshed training, it's not all lying down on the job!

Friday, 21 October 2016

This past week has been a busy one for the team at Boatshed HQ as we welcomed team members into our Gosport HQ for training.

Welcome to Jules of Boatshed Brighton

Welcome to Jules of Boatshed Brighton

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

We are delighted to announce that Jules Archer has joined the team as a broker for Boatshed Brighton.

Come and jump aboard with Boatshed in Hamble

Come and jump aboard with Boatshed in Hamble

Tuesday, 18 October 2016

Boatshed the World’s Largest Yacht Broker’s are looking for enthusiastic people to join our team in Hamble. Boatshed has been in business since 1998 and with over 60 locations across the world, looking after 700,000 registered customers and selling over 1000 boats per year; we believe that we can offer a fantastic opportunity to earn uncapped commission to the right candidates.

Spotlight on David from Boatshed Hayling Island

Spotlight on David from Boatshed Hayling Island

Monday, 17 October 2016

David Mowatt is one of the Boatshed brokers in Hayling Island, and we thought it would be nice to find a little more about what David got up to when he wasn't working.

Spotlight on a Taylor and Bates classic Gentleman's Launch

Spotlight on a Taylor and Bates classic Gentleman's Launch

Friday, 14 October 2016

Reportedly used as a barrage balloon tether during World War II, this lovely Gentleman's Launch has been identified as meriting inclusion in the National Register of Historic Vessels of the United Kingdom. Having spent the last 3 years being refitted she is all ready for a new home.