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  • Cheryll Gill joins the board at A.S.A.P.

    APPOINTMENT: A.S.A.P. Supplies has appointed Cheryll Gill to the board of directors as business development director as of March 2015. 06 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • OnBoard celebrates 10 years of success

    TENTH ANNIVERSARY: Young sailors took to the main stage at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show to mark the tenth anniversary of the RYA programme which introduces young people to the world of watersports. 05 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • BMF to spotlight marine apprenticeships

    APPRENTICESHIPS: The British Marine Federation (BMF) is joining forces with other companies from the Apprenticeship Trailblazer scheme to highlight marine apprenticeships during 2015’s National Apprenticeship Week (NAW). 05 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Online booking for boating

    SOUTH WEST: A new online site for booking boating courses has been launched by Plymouth cruising and powerboating instructor Heidi Frith, writes Katina Read. 05 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • March 15 NIBs

    05 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Aftersales Dealer of the Year 2014

    AFTERSALES AWARD: Cornwall-based full-service boatyard, Mylor Yacht Harbour, has scooped Suzuki Marine’s sought-after ‘Aftersales Dealer of the Year 2014’ award. 04 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Thousands flock to Dinghy Show

    SHOW: This year’s RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show saw thousands of visitors flock to Alexandra Palace, London, to see what the best of what the industry has to offer. 04 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Miss Isle presents cheque to RYA

    SAILING FUNDRAISER: Disabled sailor Natasha ‘Miss Isle’ Lambert has presented a cheque for £5,469 to the RYA Foundation following her epic sailing fundraiser ‘Sea and Summit Challenge’. 03 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Macintosh to sales director

    APPOINTMENT: Jason Macintosh has been appointed as the new sales director at CA Clase (UK) Ltd, with immediate effect. 03 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • AC World Series comes to Southsea

    AMERICA’S CUP: The America’s Cup will return to race on UK waters this summer when the first AC World Series comes out to play off Southsea Common from July 23 to 26 this year. 02 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • CRT Birmingham problem update

    INLAND WATERWAYS: The Canal & River Trust (CRT) still haven’t got to the bottom of the leak problem in central Birmingham, writes Harry Arnold. 02 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Adapt to changes

    ADAPT: Product compliance isn’t the funniest part of the boating business, but when rules are changing, companies are advised to adapt before they realise the deadline has passed already… 02 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Sunsail partners ABP

    EVENT SPONSOR: Sunsail has signed a contract to become the official sailing partner and event sponsor of the Associated British Ports (ABP) Southampton Half Marathon, to be held on 26 April 2015. 02 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • CMN's first 10 years

    ANNIVERSARY: Cornwall Marine Network (CMN) is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this year. 02 Mar 2015 - Boating Business

  • Chief Mate: 6 months for fatal collision

    RUN DOWN: Gerardus Chapel, the chief mate at the helm of the 98 metre dredger that ran down the Moody 31 ‘Orca’ at the entrance to the River Orwell in Suffolk last June, has received a six month sentence. 28 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • More marine planning consultations

    MARINE PLANS: The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) is closing its consultation on the South Inshore and Offshore Marine Plans on March 4, writes Stuart Fisher. 27 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • New Broads Authority dredging boats

    INLAND WATERWAYS: A second new mud wherry has been built for the Broads Authority (BA) as part of a 10 year strategy to replace old equipment, writes Harry Arnold. 27 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • Coastguard problems

    COASTGUARDS: Katy Clark (N Ayrshire & Arran, Lab) has again received parliamentary Written Answers about coastguard manning levels for Stornoway and Belfast, writes Stuart Fisher. 27 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • Civilian helicopter SAR launched

    LAUNCH: Bristow Helicopters Ltd is operating a newly launched civilian UK search and rescue (SAR) service on behalf of HM Coastguard. 27 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • PSP expands Isle of Wight office

    OFFICE EXPANSION: Following the opening of its Poole office just a few months ago, global logistics expert PSP has expanded its Isle of Wight base. 26 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • CRT Stoke-on-Trent Lock open day

    INLAND WATERWAYS: One of this year’s Canal & River Trust (CRT) 16 public lock open day events was at a site where a previous one was held last winter, writes Harry Arnold. 26 Feb 2015 - Boating Business

  • Review of the year 2014

    2014 on the waterways might be described as a year of consolidation and commemoration, writes Harry Arnold. 26 Feb 2015 - Boating Business