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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.

Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Featured Boat of the Week!
Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Featured Boat of the Week!
Sunday, 29 August 2010

This Mariner 42 Classic Trawler is styled in the traditional Grand Banks
Europa design, and is in-stock and at our docks at Waterline Boats in
Seattle. The proven hand-laid hull is known for its sturdy construction and
its sea-keeping ...

Go blue water sailing on cruising boats 39-43ft for sale by Boatshed.com
Go blue water sailing on cruising boats 39-43ft for sale by Boatshed.com
Sunday, 22 August 2010

We all dream about possibly designing our next cruising boat and getting it built from new with many personal modifications, buying a second hand boat which has proven sea keeping capabilities and will have a lot of the gear onboard that you might...

Scam Avoidance - What a yacht broker can do for you?
Scam Avoidance - What a yacht broker can do for you?
Thursday, 19 August 2010

Whether you are a buyer or a seller working through a yacht broker provides a number of benefits that ensure a stress-free, secure transaction without the likelihood of the other party carrying out a scam on you.

Cruising boats 40 to 41 foot for sale with Boatshed.com
Cruising boats 40 to 41 foot for sale with Boatshed.com
Wednesday, 11 August 2010

When you are looking for a cruising boat there are certain features/equipment that you need to look for. Now is still a great time to take a couple of years out and go cruising and wait for the economy to recover.

Blue Water Cruisers 50 to 42 foot for sale with Boatshed.com yacht brokerage group
Blue Water Cruisers 50 to 42 foot for sale with Boatshed.com yacht brokerage group
Sunday, 25 July 2010

Looking for a 50 to 42 foot Blue Water Cruiser to take you to far off islands and escape your daily routine and rat race?
Welcome to the Boatshed.com series of Blue Water Cruisers that will featured over the next few weeks. We are starting wi...

Narrowboats, Barges and inland waterways craft for sale by Boatshed.com
Narrowboats, Barges and inland waterways craft for sale by Boatshed.com
Wednesday, 21 July 2010

When I was about 7 years old my parents built narrowboats and my job was to break up the concrete and re arrange in the narrowboats bilge for ballast. I remember working in any temperature and used to love getting as much concrete to fit in the ga...

Selling your boat with Boatshed
Selling your boat with Boatshed
Friday, 16 July 2010

In March of this year and still amidst the very severe winter we experienced, my husband Steve and I had a conversation about whether it would be the right time to sell our beloved boat. She was our first sailing boat, the boat we pretty much lea...

View luxury Sunseeker power boats for sale with Boatshed.com
View luxury Sunseeker power boats for sale with Boatshed.com
Tuesday, 13 July 2010

The first time I stepped onboard a Sunseeker was at the London boat show hosted at Earls Court back years ago.

View the largest selection of Westerly boats for sale, complete with up to 80 photos per boat
View the largest selection of Westerly boats for sale, complete with up to 80 photos per boat
Wednesday, 23 June 2010

On Boatshed.com we have one of the largest collection of Westerly boats for sale.
Westerly boats are timeless classic, never dating and easily recognisable. If you're ever sitting on your boat in a busy haerbour like Portsmouth, check out how ...

Sea Start saves the day when our water pump packed up!
Sea Start saves the day when our water pump packed up!
Wednesday, 23 June 2010

Ever started out on a weekend boat trip, only to have your plans scuppered by a misbehaving engine? What do you do if you’re en route to your favourite spot for a little R&R on your beloved boat and the engine or the pump packs up? On a re...

Boatshed Hamble does Round the Island Race
Boatshed Hamble does Round the Island Race
Monday, 21 June 2010

It was that time of the year on most yachties calander, the 79th edition of the Round the Island Race. Saturday 19th 2010 started for Peter Delbridge of Boatshed Hamble aboard "Blustery Day" a 38.5 at 0400hrs and a swift cast off from ...

Sail The Wight 2010
Sail The Wight 2010
Sunday, 13 June 2010

On a bright Saturday morning when most of us are still in bed (ok, ok, it was still dark at 4am) the intrepid band of yacht brokers from Boatshed Cowes on the Isle of Wight took up the challenge to sail around the island to raise money for the Ear...

Insurance, whatever type of boat we still have to pay for something we hope never to use!
Insurance, whatever type of boat we still have to pay for something we hope never to use!
Tuesday, 08 June 2010

For us the beginning of June means boat insurance day. It’s the sailing season, we normally have loads of other things on our minds and this year the weather was glorious but in contrast to previous years where I’ve just called up credit card...

VAT and Yachts
VAT and Yachts
Thursday, 03 June 2010

See the reality that will soon hit yacht buyers.

Whats on your boat book shelf? Sponsored by Boatshed.com
Whats on your boat book shelf? Sponsored by Boatshed.com
Sunday, 30 May 2010

Books have always fascinated me, taken up hours of time and deprived me of my sleeping!

Buying a RIB, Boatshed.com has the largest selection to choose from
Buying a RIB, Boatshed.com has the largest selection to choose from
Saturday, 29 May 2010

If you are looking to buy a RIB, then look no further, Boatshed.com must have the largest selection of RIBS.

Boatshed have a successful year as RNLI Ambassadors
Boatshed have a successful year as RNLI Ambassadors
Saturday, 29 May 2010

Boatshed were the 1st RNLI Ambassadors a few years ago which means that if you are a boat seller or buyer through Boatshed.com you can receive a complimentary 1 year Offshore membership with the RNLI.

Owen Clarke's new Class 40 wins Normandy Race Prologue
Owen Clarke's new Class 40 wins Normandy Race Prologue
Thursday, 20 May 2010

Peter Harding and Halvard Mabire have spectacularly won the Normandy Channel Race prologue onboard 40 Degrees 2.

Why register a yacht in Gibraltar?
Why register a yacht in Gibraltar?
Thursday, 06 May 2010

The Gibraltar Yacht Registry is part of the Red Ensign Group (see link below) and carries with it all the advantages of the standard Red Ensign and a few more. Like MCA Part 1 registration the Gibraltar Yacht Registry issues Part 1 registration al...

Boatshed Medway Yacht Brokers Review the Fisher 34’
Boatshed Medway Yacht Brokers Review the Fisher 34’
Wednesday, 05 May 2010

There are some boats that are so distinctive that to the average yachts person, it is difficult to be mistaken. The Fisher range of boats are of this ‘ilk’. Eventhough they fall within the standard lengths and proportions of most modern yachts...

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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.

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