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  • Cutting edge cat at PSP SBS

    FOILING; Geoff Holt, the first quadriplegic sailor to sail solo across the Atlantic, is unveiling Southampton Solent University’s 'Solent Whisper' cutting edge catamaran at the PSP Southampton Boat Show this week. 19 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Another 5-a-side success

    CHARITY MATCH: The Marine Advertising Agency’s (MAA) annual 5-a-side football tournament was another success this year, raising £1,000 for the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and G4 Surgery at Southampton General Hospital. 18 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • BCCT receives lashings of support

    CHARITY SUPPORT: Boat transport company, Peters and May, is extending its support of the Breast Cancer Clinical Trials (BCCT), offering lashing straps in the charity’s distinctive pink colour. 18 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Ocean Safety donates to Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust

    DONATION: Ocean Safety showed its support for the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust at this year’s PSP Southampton Boat Show (PSP SBS) and presented a cheque for £500 to the charity. 18 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • ACWS goes to foils

    FOILING AC45s: Quite why this decision wasn’t made a long time ago perhaps offers an insight into the top level thinking (or lack thereof) in the 35th America’s Cup. 18 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Two Sirs offer chance to sail in Clipper Race

    YOUTH OPPORTUNITY: Sir Ben Ainslie and Sir Robin Knox-Johnston are offering a young person the chance to sail in the 2015 Clipper Race... 16 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Miss Isle Too sails into PSP SBS

    PSP SBS: Teenage sailor, Natasha Lambert sailed into the PSP Southampton Boat Show this week aboard her specially adapted boat 'Miss Isle Too' which enables her to indulge in her passion for sailing even with severe cerebral palsy. 16 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • RYA Youth RIB champions

    RIB CHAMPIONS: It was a case of girl power at the Honda RYA Youth RIB Championship at this year’s PSP Southampton Boat Show, with the first girl to win the title for more than 10 years. 16 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • PSP SBS 2014 off to a good start

    PSP SBS: This year’s PSP Southampton Boat Show (PSP SBS) is proving even more popular than last year, with more than 30,000 people visiting in the first weekend alone. 15 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • McMurdo Group expands to Australasia

    EXPANSION: Techno-Sciences Inc, a recently acquired company of the McMurdo Group, is to set up its next generation satellite aided search and rescue (SAR) systems in Australia and New Zealand as part of a €13m deal. 15 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Royal visit for Hampshire sailing charity

    ROYAL VISIT: Hampshire based sail training charity Ocean Youth Trust South (OYT South) enjoyed a Royal visit recently while taking part in the Tall Ships Regatta festival at Greenwich. 15 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Allspars to the Hamble

    NEW WORKSHOP: Plymouth based yacht rigging firm, Allspars, is expanding its operation to the Hamble and has opened a new workshop in the former Solent Spars building at Swanwick Marina. 15 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Parliamentary Group’s CRT report

    INLAND WATERWAYS: The All Party Parliamentary Group for the Waterways (APPG) has published its second report on the progress made by the Canal & River Trust (CRT) since its creation in 2012, writes Harry Arnold. 15 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Celeb spotting at PSP SBS

    Celebrity spotting: TV presenter Matt Baker and Olympic gold medallist, Sir Iain Percy, will both be at this year’s PSP Southampton Boat Show. 12 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • America’s Cup non-meeting

    AMERICA’S CUP: After much trumpeting, the six contenders for the 35th America’s Cup had a meeting in London this week. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • New UK distributor for Selva

    DISTRIBUTION: Italy’s Selva Marine has appointed British Marine Federation member, Deep Consultancy, as its new distributor in the UK. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Employers to take a “sickie”?

    From the end of 2014, the government will roll out a new, proactive approach to sickness absence, says Andrew Moore. The Health and Work Service will provide occupational health (OH) advice and support for employees, employers and GPs. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • New stats book

    The International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA), has published its new Recreational Boating Industry Statistics, for the year 2013. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Web faux pas

    There is much discussion in the media about how M&S’s new £150m website appears to have lost them 8% of sales. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Portland Bill September 2014

    This Portland Bill cartoon ran in the PSP Southampton Boat show feature in September 2014 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Mike Shepherd

    Every month, Alice Driscoll of ADPR interviews a member of the industry. This month it's Mike Shepherd, founder and managing director of The Marine Advertising Agency. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business

  • Brunswick alters course

    It looks like a major course alteration is underway at Brunswick. 11 Sep 2014 - Boating Business