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The new Beneteau 45 for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust at the Southampton Boat Show
The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust have proudly been handed ownership of their highly anticipated new yacht, which will enable them to better support young people from the North of England and Scotland particularly those with mobility issues resulting from their…
Apprentices at the 2016 Apprenticeship Graduation Awards with guest speakers, Captain Matt Bolton and Libby Greenhalgh
Fifty eight young people have been honoured yesterday by British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, at its annual Graduation Ceremony at the 2016 Southampton Boat Show. Now in its sixth year,…
Irish marine firm is confident of strong enquiries after the first four days of Southampton Boat Show 2016
The 48th Southampton Boat Show kicked off to a fantastic first four days over the weekend with strong sales results being reported and Irish boat firms are among the winners in boat brokerage business. An impressive 23 brands made their…
Michelle Keegan launches this week's Southampton Boat Show
British Marine Industry leaders are calling for the sector to be core part of the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy. The announcement comes as Southampton Boat Show is underway and attracting significant numbers for the annual industry south coast celebration. The majority…
Michelle Keegan at the Southampton Boat Show
The Southampton Boat Show kicked off this weekend with special guests, Michelle Keegan and the British Sailing Team in attendance. Running until Sunday 25 September, the Show will showcase the very best that the international boating world has to offer.…
British Marine Unveils Unique Research into Britain’s Boating Community
British Marine has today (3 August 2016) released important new research exploring the profile, behaviour and purchasing dynamics of UK boating enthusiasts and boat owners. It covers recreational boating and watersports from both private owned and hire/charter across inland and…
Southampton Boat Show, Britain's biggest boating festival
The Southampton Boat Show 2016 (16-25 September) is set to showcase a variety of exciting new attractions, brands, boats and product debuts at this year’s Show. It will also herald the first Show for new British Marine Boat Shows’ Chairman,…
Upffront.com are promoting lighter, faster, safer sailing through the use of new technology i.e. composite materials, strops and soft connectors
The speed and simplicity of purchasing online and dramatic improvements in the efficiency of the logistics industry are changing traditional purchasing practices. One such company at the forefront fo this change is Upffront.com, a comprehensive online purchasing platform for performance…
New British Marine President David Pougher
UK Marine industry figure David Pougher takes over the well respected role of British Marine President from Fiona Pankhurst who has held the position since 2014. During her time as President, Fiona led the organisation forward and was instrumental in…
CH Marine's Life Jacket Awareness Week Includes RNLI Safe Check
Starting this Saturday is CH Marine's Life Jacket Awareness Week. The Cork yacht shop has got special offers, competitions and helpful information all about life jackets & safety equipment. The week kicks off with a visit by the RNLI Lifejacket…
Torqeedo's Cruise 10.0R, is equivalent to a 20HP combustion engine
Torqeedo, market leader in the fast growing electric outboard motor industry, will debut its innovative new electric motor at this year’s Seawork International exhibition in Southampton in June. In Ireland, the engine is available through Union Chandlery. The new generation,…
Western Marine showrooms at Bulloch Harbour on Dublin Bay. The marine chandlery firm is relocating after 48 years
Western Marine of Dalkey in County Dublin celebrates fifty years in business in 2016 and marked its last day at its waterfront showrooms earlier this month. The landmark Dublin Bay premises has been sold and the long established Irish marine firm is…
A range of apprenticeships are available through British Marine
British Marine launches its exciting new campaign today to help raise the profile of the varied and rewarding career opportunities within the marine industry. Designed to increase the number of young adults choosing careers within the sector, particularly amongst those…
Best Marine Charity (L-R) Christine Law Tall Ships Youth Trust and Fiona Pankhurst British Marine
Last week six outstanding British Marine members and two inspirational individuals were recognised for excellence within the industry, winning the categories they were finalists for at the prestigious British Marine Awards 2016. Now in its third year, with the largest…
The boat show model of the Beneteau 41.1 sailing cruiser has been sold off the Beneteau stand at the Dusseldorf Boat Show today by Irish broker BJ Marine. The brand new design is priced at €215k VAT paid. The Oceanis…
The future of one of the best-loved British-based boat builders, Fairline Boats, has been secured today, say promoters, thanks to a deal that sees assets of Fairline Boats bought out of administration for an undisclosed sum. The new company, Fairline…

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