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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 meets....Jeanne Socrates, World Record Holder.

Boatshed meets....Jeanne Socrates, World Record Holder.

Thursday, 13 October 2016

Back in March we chatted to Jeanne Socrates. Jeanne holds the Guinness World Record as the Oldest Person to sail single-handedly around the world and later this month will be attempting her third solo non-stop circumnavigation of the World. (Jeanne is 74 years young!)

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

Wednesday, 12 October 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 reviews we have received recently.

From the Galley - Galley head frittata with blue cheese

From the Galley - Galley head frittata with blue cheese

Monday, 10 October 2016

With the weather turning autumnal, we thought it was a great idea to share a lovely warming dish you can prepare and enjoy onboard.

Welcome to Fiona of Boatshed HQ and Isle of Wight

Welcome to Fiona of Boatshed HQ and Isle of Wight

Thursday, 06 October 2016

We are delighted to welcome a new member to the Boatshed HQ team - Fiona Taylor

Welcome to Martin of Boatshed Southampton

Welcome to Martin of Boatshed Southampton

Wednesday, 05 October 2016

We would like to introduce Martin Kenney who is joining the Boatshed team as broker for Southampton. Martin will be looking after the River Test and River Itchen areas. Covering marinas at Ocean Village , Shamrock Quay and Hythe.

Boatshed Kuwait visit the Southampton Boat Show

Boatshed Kuwait visit the Southampton Boat Show

Tuesday, 04 October 2016

Team Boatshed were delighted when they were joined at the prestigious 48th Southampton Boat Show 2016 by Charbel from Boatshed Kuwait.

Another boat sold by Boatshed -  in 22 days!

Another boat sold by Boatshed - in 22 days!

Monday, 03 October 2016

Within 48 hours of being listed on Boatshed.com this Nauticat 33 MKII had received an offer, sight unseen. Within 3 weeks she was sailing to her new home in Bristol - another boat SOLD quickly by Boatshed.

Decize Port French inland waterways and leisure show

Decize Port French inland waterways and leisure show

Sunday, 02 October 2016

The new marina and Port of Dezice in Bourgogne France held a new two day inland waterways boat and leisure show.

Enter your boat into the next BoatBid auction running December 9th

Enter your boat into the next BoatBid auction running December 9th

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

If you are thinking of entering your boat into December's BoatBid online boat auction, the time to do that is now so that she will appear in the BoatBid catalogue that is published on November 9th.

A sparkling time had by all at Southampton Boat Show

A sparkling time had by all at Southampton Boat Show

Monday, 26 September 2016

After handing out 7400 glasses of Fizz@Five over the past 10 days, Team Boatshed have enjoyed meeting and chatting to thousands of visitors who attended the 2016 Southampton Boat Show.

Boatshed Norfolk renew their license

Boatshed Norfolk renew their license

Sunday, 25 September 2016

Boatshed Norfolk have just renewed their License for a further 5 years they signed their first agreement 10 years ago whilst at the Southampton boat show.

For Sale - Whitbread 60 Round The World yacht

For Sale - Whitbread 60 Round The World yacht

Monday, 19 September 2016

At Boatshed we pride ourselves on really getting to know the boats we have for sale. This means from time to time we come across vessels with such an interesting history it’s worth an extra mention.

The first weekend of Southampton Boat Show 2016

The first weekend of Southampton Boat Show 2016

Sunday, 18 September 2016

It's the end of the first weekend of the Southampton Boat Show and so far so good!

BoatBid auction NOW OPEN!

BoatBid auction NOW OPEN!

Friday, 16 September 2016

Bidding has just begun for the September 2016 European Boatbid.

See you from Friday at Southampton Boat Show 2016

See you from Friday at Southampton Boat Show 2016

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

At Boatshed we are all getting excited to meet you at Southampton Boat Show from this Friday 16th until Sunday 26th September 2016.

Roving Canal Traders to Return to Birmingham

Roving Canal Traders to Return to Birmingham

Thursday, 08 September 2016

The Canal and River Trust has now published its winter stoppage programmewhich means that many narrowboats will soon be mooring up for the winter months. But not before the last floating market of 2016!

Win a Red Paddle Co inflatable Paddle board in our fab competition

Win a Red Paddle Co inflatable Paddle board in our fab competition

Tuesday, 06 September 2016

Boatshed have again teamed up with Red Paddle Co to give you the opportunity to win one of their fabulous Inflatable Paddle boards.

Have you seen the Boatshed Video....

Have you seen the Boatshed Video....

Friday, 02 September 2016

Have you had a moment to see the Boatshed video?

15 days to Southampton Boat Show - See you there

15 days to Southampton Boat Show - See you there

Thursday, 01 September 2016

The countdown is on to the 48th Southampton Boat Show which starts at 10am on Friday September 16th. The show is heralded as 'Britain's greatest boating festival'. The show is open daily till Sunday the 26th September.

BoatBid Europe September Auction catalogue now live - 54 lots

BoatBid Europe September Auction catalogue now live - 54 lots

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

You can now see all 54 boats that are available to bid on in the next Boatbid auction starting September 16th 2016.