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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.


From the Galley - Courgette Fritters

From the Galley - Courgette Fritters

Monday, 15 August 2016

When the weather clamps down and you're anchored in a safe haven, I like to keep busy with making comfort food, whilst the weather rages outside.

Welcome Portsmouth Marine Training to the Boatshed Preferred Partners Program

Welcome Portsmouth Marine Training to the Boatshed Preferred Partners Program

Friday, 12 August 2016

Boatshed are committed to reducing the cost of boat ownership and we are please to announce that Portsmouth Marine Training have joined Boatshed's Preferred Partners Program.

New listings for Boatshed Dartmouth

New listings for Boatshed Dartmouth

Thursday, 11 August 2016

Carol and Kevin from Boatshed Dartmouth have started taking listings and we thought we'd highlight one of their first.

SOLD - Meridian 580 Pilothouse motor yacht

SOLD - Meridian 580 Pilothouse motor yacht

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Another boat sold by Boatshed - Meridian Yachts says that it "designs its vessels to deliver liveability, cruiseability and manoeuvrability at an exceptional value...". The Meridian 580 Pilothouse Motor yacht strikes me as a fine example of that effort. This particular 580 Pilothouse is impeccably clean throughout and boasts an extensive list of features -- both standard items and many options that make this boat ideal for cruising our local waters and far beyond.

Boatshed are Recruiting! - JOB VACANCY

Boatshed are Recruiting! - JOB VACANCY

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Boatshed have a position available for a part time administration assistant to work within their HQ team for approx 10 hours per week.

New listings for Boatshed St Lucia

New listings for Boatshed St Lucia

Tuesday, 09 August 2016

We are delighted to announce that Boatshed St Lucia has started to list some fabulous boats for sale.

Welcome Knight Marine Electronics to the Boatshed Preferred Partners Program

Welcome Knight Marine Electronics to the Boatshed Preferred Partners Program

Monday, 08 August 2016

Boatshed are committed to reducing the cost of boat ownership and we are please to announce that Knight Marine Electronics have joined Boatshed's Preferred Partners Program.

Spotlight on Geoff from Boatshed Suffolk

Spotlight on Geoff from Boatshed Suffolk

Friday, 05 August 2016

Geoff Jaquest has recently joined the team at Boatshed Suffolk and we thought it would be a nice idea to find out a little more about him.

We are pleased to announce that....

We are pleased to announce that....

Thursday, 04 August 2016

Due to the retirement of Phil Bassett, Angus Rose will be now looking after both Boatshed London and Boatshed Grand Union.

Warning: How Long Will Visitor Moorings Remain Free of Charge?

Warning: How Long Will Visitor Moorings Remain Free of Charge?

Wednesday, 03 August 2016

The Canal and River Trust is planning to develop a new London Mooring Strategy to address the unique challenges of boating on England’s busiest waterways.

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed North Devon

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed North Devon

Tuesday, 02 August 2016

Steve Hammond has been working with Boatshed for the past 18 months and in the past week we have formally launched Boatshed North Devon.

Where to find Boatshed this August

Where to find Boatshed this August

Monday, 01 August 2016

As well as our local offices the team from Boatshed like to get out and about, so here is where you will find us this August.

20,000 boats SOLD - What's Boatshed secret?

20,000 boats SOLD - What's Boatshed secret?

Friday, 29 July 2016

So far Boatshed has sold over 20,000 boats by matching buyers with boats. Why has Boatshed been so successful, whats their secret?

Another boat sold by Boatshed - in 16 days!

Another boat sold by Boatshed - in 16 days!

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Within a couple of weeks of being advertised on the Boatshed website, this Targa 33 had an offer accepted by the owner, and the sale completed after a successful survey, another boat SOLD quickly by Boatshed.

MTA Diploma in Yacht Brokerage

MTA Diploma in Yacht Brokerage

Wednesday, 27 July 2016

The Maritime Training Academy, have announced that Boatshed, one of the world’s largest yacht brokerage groups has endorsed their MTA Diploma in Yacht Brokerage.

SOLD - Sealine T50 1 y/o

SOLD - Sealine T50 1 y/o

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Another boat sold by Boatshed - Only last year this Sealine T50 benefits from over £100,000 worth of extras and upgrades, she has only 90 hours on the clocks and is due for a Spring valet. The owner will consider a smaller boat in part exchange. The T50 handles like a sports boat and offers a great saloon and fly-bridge accommodation at a luxury level.

Extraordinary Weekend for British Sailing - America's Cup!

Extraordinary Weekend for British Sailing - America's Cup!

Tuesday, 26 July 2016

What an amazing weekend it turned out to be for the thousands of people who came out in their droves to support Land Rover BAR in their attempt to qualify for the Louis Vuitton America's Cup finals in Bermuda in 2017. By the end of day one's racing, the UK team were in 2nd place. On day 2 everything was going well for Ben's team and they got first overall scraping past US Team Oracle the Defending Cup holders by just 1 point!

Boatshed meets.... Alex Thompson

Boatshed meets.... Alex Thompson

Monday, 25 July 2016

Alex Thomson has just completed the NY Vendee, sailing single handed 3100nm non stop and finishing a very respectable third place. Currently in training for the Vendee Globe this November, he took time out of his busy schedule to chat to Sam from Boatshed Performance and answer a few of her questions.

What is going to grow the boat market?

What is going to grow the boat market?

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

The boat marketplace and the marine industry have deep concerns about the increasing age and demographics of lots of its customers. The question, whether you talk to marine federations, experts, pundits or generally across all boaters is how are we going to get more people to take up boating?

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed Texas

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed Texas

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

We are delighted to welcome a new member of the Boatshed team - Welcome to Steve Black of Boatshed Texas.