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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 - CAMEMBERT AND SPINACH TORTILLA

From the Galley - CAMEMBERT AND SPINACH TORTILLA

Thursday, 03 March 2016

With Mother's Day on Sunday, this would be an ideal lunch to serve onboard if you are planning a day on the water as a Mother's Day treat - alternatively, even if there isn't a mum onboard - you will really enjoy this easy to make dish 'from the galley'

Tropical islands and Caribbean sailing

Tropical islands and Caribbean sailing

Wednesday, 02 March 2016

Wow, what an amazing few days sailing in the BVI's sailing onboard this Fountaine Pajot Saba 50. The BVI's are amazing to sail around, lots of islands within easy reach, great temperature, you don't need huge change of clothes as its warm enough to live in your bikini! We only visited a few places, you could spend months!

Spotlight on a 2016 Bavaria 46 cruiser

Spotlight on a 2016 Bavaria 46 cruiser

Wednesday, 02 March 2016

This week's spotlight is on a lovely clean 2016 Bavaria 46 cruiser which has 9 sleeping berths and 3 heads.

Spring Chicken Series - Dublin Bay - Week 4

Spring Chicken Series - Dublin Bay - Week 4

Tuesday, 01 March 2016

Sunday 28th Feb - at last some good sailing conditions for the 49 entries to the Spring Chicken Series on Dublin Bay. Easterly breeze 7-12 knots and a '4-sided triangle' / sausage course set by race officer Fintan Cairns had the fleet bucking the tide to the first weather mark - set 1.2nm from the start line.

Love boats? Want to work for yourself? Then take a look at Boatshed Business

Love boats? Want to work for yourself? Then take a look at Boatshed Business

Monday, 29 February 2016

Boatshed is one of the largest international yacht brokerages in the world with locations in USA, Europe and Asia, specialising in the sale and purchase of second-hand sail and motor boats. The original business set up in the UK 18 years ago has grown into a major international business and is a well-known cornerstone of the yacht brokerage industry in the UK and overseas.

Boatshed customers say the nicest things....

Boatshed customers say the nicest things....

Friday, 26 February 2016

Whether selling or buying a boat we know that it can be stressful time and at Boatshed we want to make things go as smoothly as possible for both parties.

Spotlight on 2015, 15m Dutch Barge

Spotlight on 2015, 15m Dutch Barge

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

Beat the 2 year factory waiting line. A change in circumstances has meant this 2015 Dutch Barge has come to the market - very well equipped, she is waiting for her next owner to enjoy her many assets!

Great lunchtime treat...

Great lunchtime treat...

Friday, 19 February 2016

If you're on the Isle of Wight visit 'The Breeze Restaurant' at Island Harbour Marina....

Boatbid Auction - APRIL 2016 - ENTRIES OPEN

Boatbid Auction - APRIL 2016 - ENTRIES OPEN

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Entries are now open for the next auction running from 15th to 19th April 2016!

Boatshed meets...... Graham Wharmby

Boatshed meets...... Graham Wharmby

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Here at Boatshed we have some fabulous brokers and today we’d like to put the spotlight on Graham Wharmby who is the Boatshed broker for Bourgogne, Midi Canals, St Malo and France.

5 Surprising Things Found in England's Canals

5 Surprising Things Found in England's Canals

Monday, 15 February 2016

Last month The Daily Mash claimed that hundreds of lost indie bands had been discovered in Camden Lock after it was drained for repairs. The bands were thought to have stumbled into the canal while drunk and wearing shades at night.

Boatshed Preferred Partners - A day in the life of a Worldwide Logistics Company!

Boatshed Preferred Partners - A day in the life of a Worldwide Logistics Company!

Friday, 12 February 2016

A typical day, what does it consist of for PSP Worldwide Logistics? We spoke to Jo Dixie PSP Marketing Manager

Fancy a project?

Fancy a project?

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Whether you are looking for a weekend project or something that may need a little more love and attention spending on it, it's easy to find the Project boats on Boatshed.com

#Valentines Dates: Desperately Seeking Boater With GSOH

#Valentines Dates: Desperately Seeking Boater With GSOH

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

Do you believe in love at first sight? When you bought your first boat did you instantly know that you had met The One?

Spotlight on Ribeye Rib 1050GT

Spotlight on Ribeye Rib 1050GT

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

We are shining the spotlight today on a Ribeye Rib 1050GT which has twin Yamaha 350 engines and a double berth - she is currently kept in dry storage in North Devon and Boatshed broker Steve thinks she is pretty unusual.

The Future of Yacht Recycling Conference - 2015

The Future of Yacht Recycling Conference - 2015

Saturday, 06 February 2016

Neil Chapman Founder and CEO of Boatshed.com was asked to speak at the The Future of Yacht Recycling Conference, which was held during the 2015 METS exhibition in Holland. There were a variety of speakers and the conference highlighted a whole range of potential issues surrounding end-of-life boats and a need potentially to recycle some of these in the future.

Spotlight on a Sunseeker Predator 82

Spotlight on a Sunseeker Predator 82

Wednesday, 03 February 2016

This week the spotlight is on a one owner Sunseeker Predator 82, which has been crew maintained and appears in excellent condition.

Boatshed meets....Dave Cullen, an Irish legend in the World of Sailing

Boatshed meets....Dave Cullen, an Irish legend in the World of Sailing

Monday, 01 February 2016

If you have ever had the fortune to meet Dave Cullen, you would never forget it. On land his bubbly personality, warmth and generous spirit make him a great companion to enjoy a drink or three with. However once on the water it's his determination and skill that mark him as one of Ireland's best sailors.

Southampton 2015 Boat Show Report

Southampton 2015 Boat Show Report

Monday, 01 February 2016

The 2015 Southampton Boat Show was once again a fantastic event, with over 110,000 visitors during the 10 days, 330 boats on the water and an array of exhibitors, there was literally something for everybody!

How to buy a boat with BoatBid.com boat auctions

How to buy a boat with BoatBid.com boat auctions

Friday, 29 January 2016

BoatBid enables the boat buyer to bid with the confidence that any boat can be surveyed and sea trialed before you make the decision to purchase. The transaction is handled by one of Boatshed's brokers.