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  • Standard Horizon's HX870E offers lots

    PRODUCT LAUNCH: Standard Horizon has introduced its new HX870E 6W handheld DSC VHF transceiver with built-in GPS, an upgrade of the HX851E. 22 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • RYA pushes the boat out

    SAILING EVENT: Thousands of people of all ages and abilities have taken to the water over the past nine days to experience sailing and windsurfing during the RYA’s ‘Push the Boat Out’ (PTBO) event. 21 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • New UK distributor for Johnson Outdoors

    DISTRIBUTOR: Hayling Island-based Marathon Leisure Ltd has been appointed as the UK and Ireland distributor for Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics Inc. 21 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • ACWS programme finalised

    ACWS: The evening programme of the America’s Cup World Series (ACWS), which arrives in Portsmouth from 23 to 26 July, has been finalised with a number of big acts. 20 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Good news from CRT chief executive

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Canal & River Trust (CRT) chief executive Richard Parry recently announced what he described as a “stunning year financially”, writes Harry Arnold. 19 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Clipper Race helps secure tourist award

    AWARD: The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has helped one of its Host Ports and Team Sponsors secure a top travel industry award for its week-long festival. 19 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • PLA lifts ban on Thames Tideway

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Subject to conditions, the Port of London Authority (PLA) has lifted its ban on all hire narrowboats navigating the Thames Tideway between Brentford and Teddington, writes Harry Arnold. 18 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Good turnout for 4th MAA Press Lunch

    PRESS LUNCH: Over 120 press and industry guests attended the fourth annual MAA Press Lunch, organised by the Marine Advertising Agency in conjunction with Dean & Reddyhoff, at Haslar Marina on Friday, May 15, 2015. 18 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Volvo Race plans for next edition

    VOLVO RACE: Knut Frostad, CEO of the Volvo Race, unveiled his ideas for the future of the race to stakeholders in a presentation in the USA on Saturday May 16. 18 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • 2015 Shipwrights' Lectures

    LECTURES: The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights’ Lectures are set to take place on Wednesday 28 October at the University of Southampton and will highlight career opportunities for young people in the marine sector. 18 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Artemis launches AC45 Turbo in Bermuda

    AMERICA’S CUP: Artemis Racing became the first America’s Cup challenger to launch its AC45 Turbo development catamaran in Bermuda on May 15. 18 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Another Barclays Jersey Boat Show success

    BOAT SHOW: The eight Barclays Jersey Boat Show turned out to be another success as thousands of people took to St Helier Marina to see what the industry has to offer. 15 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Poole Harbour Boat Show - 15,000 attendance

    POOLE BOAT SHOW: The first ever Poole Harbour Boat Show exceeded organisers’ expectations with visitor numbers totalling 15,000, 50% more than predicted. 14 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Dometic STIIC joins US top products

    RECOGNITION: Dometic Marine has made it on to Boating Industry’s ‘Top Products for 2015’ list for its Smart Touch Integrated Intelligence Control (STIIC). 14 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Mastervolt’s 12V to 24V compatibility

    COMPATIBILITY: Mastervolt has announced the most powerful DC-to-DC Converter in the marine, mobile and industrial markets. 13 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • BMF backs Tory government

    POLITICAL PUSH: The British Marine Federation (BMF) is looking to build a relationship with the new Conservative government to help boost Britain’s marine industry. 13 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Youngster injured in Solent speedboat crash

    CRASH: According to a BBC story published late this morning, a youngster in the crew of a race powerboat was seriously injured after the boat rolled and hit a channel marker off Hamble Point. 13 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Portsmouth Poll May 2015

    13 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Wellcome Trust acquires Premier Marinas

    MARINA ACQUISITION: The Wellcome Trust has acquired Premier Marinas Limited (PML) from the BlackRock UK Property Fund for an undisclosed amount. 13 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Female boat ownership on the rise

    WATERSPORTS SURVEY: The latest Watersports Participation Survey says that female participation, boat ownership and canoeing are all on the rise. 12 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • New dry stack for Falmouth Marina

    DRY STACK: Premier’s Falmouth Marina is expanding its services with a new dry stack for boats up to 8m. The new dry 12 May 2015 - Boating Business

  • Major HLF grant for historic tug

    INLAND WATERWAYS: A £3.8million grant has been made by the Heritage Lottery Fund to restore a unique historic Manchester Ship Canal steam tug/tender, writes Harry Arnold. 12 May 2015 - Boating Business