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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.


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.

Boatbid auction ends at 6pm.

Boatbid auction ends at 6pm.

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

Today is the last chance you have to bid in the July Boatbid auction. There are some fabulous vessels to bid on and don't worry, you still get the chance to survey before you pay for your lot.

New listings for Boatshed Hayling Island

New listings for Boatshed Hayling Island

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

We are delighted to announce that our new brokers, David & Kevin have just listed their first two boats onto Boatshed Hayling Island.

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

Monday, 18 July 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.

BoatBid Auction - NOW ON

BoatBid Auction - NOW ON

Friday, 15 July 2016

Bidding has just begun for the July 2016 Boatbid!

Offers invited for Sessa Oyster 30

Offers invited for Sessa Oyster 30

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

We have available a Super Sessa Oyster 30 which has been seriously reduced for quick sale. It's current owner has bought a larger boat through Boatshed and would like this one sold as soon as possible. OFFERS INVITED.

From the Galley - Sea Bass with a Sage & onion crust

From the Galley - Sea Bass with a Sage & onion crust

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

It's summer, and you may be getting to drop a line into the water when out sailing. Even if you aren't, the ingredients for this recipe can all be bought from the supermarket.

7 Essential Tips Before You Live Aboard

7 Essential Tips Before You Live Aboard

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

If you’ve dreamed of living aboard a narrowboat or canal boat ever since you were a nipper, then Boatshed is here to tell you, you can now make that dream a reality! The internet is full of great learning resources but it can take some time to locate the good ones. If you’re new to boating, remember that no question is too silly; and your local Boatshed broker will be happy to help. In the meantime however, check out these seven essential tips and get ready for your next adventure!