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.
Welfare advice issued to keep ‘social dolphin’ safe in DevonWednesday, 05 April 2023
Marine conservation charities British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR), Marine Connection and The Seal Project are advising people to act with caution around a lone bottlenose dolphin which has turned up in the Torbay area of Devon, UK....
Fishers’ wellbeing project shortlisted for awardWednesday, 05 April 2023
SeaFit, a project initiated by the Fishermen’s Mission with the Seafarers Hospital Society, has been shortlisted in the ‘Innovation of the Year’ category for this year’s Fishing News awards. The project, supported by the M...
UK announces £1.6bn water pollution planTuesday, 04 April 2023
The UK has pledged to try and clean up its act, announcing a new £1.6 billion plan to reduce the unacceptable levels of pollution in its waterways.
Saudi fund acquires 33% of Azimut Benetti GroupTuesday, 04 April 2023
Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) is a new minority shareholder in Italian luxury yacht group Azimut Benetti, with a 33 per cent share of the company.
Helm founders re-acquire yacht charter businessTuesday, 04 April 2023
London-based yacht charter broker Helm has been re-acquired by its founders, Peter Harrison-Hill and Simon Morgan, after being sold to Borrow.
Far East Boats launches first all-electric catamaranTuesday, 04 April 2023
Chinese sailboat builder Far East Boats has announced the launch of a brand-new electric catamaran, the Fareast 42C, at this year’s China (Shanghai) International Boat Show (March 28-31 2023).
Multiple shows for Ancasta this springTuesday, 04 April 2023
Spring is shaping up to be very busy for the team at Ancasta International Boat Sales as it prepares for multiple boat shows over the next two months, each designed to get people onboard and experience its range of international power and sail br...
SUNSEEKER WILL PRESENT A TRIO OF YACHTS AT LONDON LUXURY AFLOATTuesday, 04 April 2023
Sunseeker’s largest European distributor, Sunseeker London Group, is presenting a beautiful line-up of luxury motor yachts at the upcoming London Luxury Afloat from Tuesday 18 – Saturday 22 April.
Giant barge in Dorset could be used as accommodation for 500 asylum seekersTuesday, 04 April 2023
The Home Office is set to reveal plans for a ‘mega barge’ to be the UK’s first offshore accommodation for asylum seekers.
World’s Most Popular Boat Type Goes ElectricTuesday, 04 April 2023
Center console boats are the most popular recreational vessels on the water, with around 50,000 sold annually in the US alone and many more globally.
Noblesse Yachts Offers Participation in Legendary RegattasTuesday, 04 April 2023
Noblesse Yachts has announced its latest offering that allows interested parties to actively participate in some of the most prestigious sailing regattas in the world.
Superyacht UK Technical Seminar returns for 2023Tuesday, 04 April 2023
The annual Superyacht UK Technical Seminar returns to London on 18 April 2023, alongside British Marine’s London Luxury Afloat boat show.
boatfolk announces first boatpoint Boat Show at Deacons MarinaTuesday, 04 April 2023
boatfolk has announced the launch of its inaugural boatpoint Boat Show, taking place at Deacons Marina from 21 – 23 April.
boatpoint welcomes the arrival of the first Quarken 27 T-Top V2 Onyx in the worldTuesday, 04 April 2023
boatpoint has announced the arrival of the first Quarken 27 T-Top V2 Onyx.
RNLI issues Easter safety warningTuesday, 04 April 2023
The RNLI has issued a Bank Holiday safety warning after a new study revealed around 15 per cent of the UK population have experienced the terror of being cut off by an incoming tide at the coast.
Rowing and watersports pontoonsTuesday, 04 April 2023 Introducing
Inland and Coastal Marina Systems (ICMS) designs, manufactures and installs pontoons, creating water access solutions for the leisure marine and commercial marine industries.
British Marine report highlights ‘post-pandemic bounceback’Monday, 03 April 2023
British Marine has released its latest Key Performance Indicators (KPI) report for the 2021/22 financial year, detailing a range of economic trends and statistics from across the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, which ...
Ukrainian ship rescues Russian sailing vessel in PacificMonday, 03 April 2023
The skipper of a Russian sailing vessel has revealed how a Ukrainian-crewed bulker rescued them after their ship became disabled in the Pacific.
Sunreef partners with RIB manufacturer in Middle EastMonday, 03 April 2023
Sunreef Yachts has entered a partnership with Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) manufacturer Ribco in the Middle East.
MDL supports marine industry charity rideMonday, 03 April 2023
MDL Marinas has confirmed it is sponsoring the ‘Marine Industry does the Isle of Wight’ charity bike ride as part of its 50th-anniversary celebrations.