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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.

BOATSHED POOLE HAVE RELOCATED OFFICES
BOATSHED POOLE HAVE RELOCATED OFFICES
Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Boat of the Month – Botnia Targa 31
Boat of the Month – Botnia Targa 31
Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Here is an ideal opportunity, courtesy of Boatshed Port Solent, to acquire one of the most well respected and sought-after boats afloat today!

24th Empuriabrava Used Boat Show
24th Empuriabrava Used Boat Show
Monday, 16 April 2012

Despite a rather wet couple of days, in the middle of the week long show, the attendance was better than expected during the global financial crisis at the 24th Empuriabrava used boats show here in the Costa Brava, Spain. We managed to convince so...

Have You Heard About the RYA Active Marina Programme?
Have You Heard About the RYA Active Marina Programme?
Thursday, 12 April 2012

As you may well know, we are based at Fambridge Yacht Haven; a charming location on the River Crouch, set in the beautiful Essex countryside. Fambridge Yacht Haven have recently joined the RYA Active Marina Programme which aims to encourage Berth ...

Celtic Challenge
Celtic Challenge
Thursday, 12 April 2012

Some of Madoc Yacht Club members from Clwb Rhwyfo Porthmadog, North Wales will row from Arklow in Ireland to Aberystwyth as part of the Celtic Challenge sometime between May 4th-7th weather permitting. It’s a gruelling 100 mile race across the I...

GBR 2002 Yachts - Unique opportunity
GBR 2002 Yachts - Unique opportunity
Thursday, 05 April 2012

Cast your mind back to New Zealand 2002, after an absence of 16 Years, a Great Britain team re-entered the cauldron that is the America’s Cup.

Sailing is for Life: Not Just For Easter
Sailing is for Life: Not Just For Easter
Thursday, 05 April 2012

That’s right; you know you enjoy those long bank holiday weekends, sailing or boating with friends, but have you ever thought what you’re really buying in to?

I Love Historic Narrowboats
I Love Historic Narrowboats
Wednesday, 04 April 2012

I love the charm and history of the old working boats, even though I know that the reality of life for a working narrowboat family was a perpetual struggle of hard graft and making ends meet. Not to mention the accidents at work and the short life...

Wood you........consider WOOD?
Wood you........consider WOOD?
Sunday, 01 April 2012

Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle has several select wooden-hulled boats in its brokerage inventory.
Would you consider wood? Don’t be so quick to say “no.” The fact is that you can get a lot of boat for your dollar when purchasing wood...

Get off to an electrifying start!
Get off to an electrifying start!
Saturday, 31 March 2012

As we wake our precious craft from their winter slumber, ready to take on the new boating season with zest, their can be nothing more infuriating than a flat battery!

Which is Best? Power Boats or Sailing Boats?
Which is Best? Power Boats or Sailing Boats?
Thursday, 29 March 2012

At Boatshed Essex we love boats. We love the way you can stay in a different place each night without needing to unpack. The way that you can keep your favourite home comforts with you on board. The way that we’re always learning and improving o...

Boatshed Hamble.Com & Wave 105 FM
Boatshed Hamble.Com & Wave 105 FM
Wednesday, 28 March 2012

RYDE OR BUST?

What Does 'Project Boat For Sale' Mean?
What Does 'Project Boat For Sale' Mean?
Wednesday, 28 March 2012

A long time ago, when I sold my beloved first ever boat, a 45 foot red narrowboat with a cruiser stern, the boat broker told me that she was a little “tired looking” and labelled her as a project boat for sale.

MCA Coding - Putting Your Yacht to Work
MCA Coding - Putting Your Yacht to Work
Sunday, 25 March 2012

Many people dream of a life afloat funded by charter work or sailing instruction. This is perfectly possible but for British flagged vessels or foreign flagged vessels operating from UK ports the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) lays down a se...

What is Great About Boating in Essex?
What is Great About Boating in Essex?
Thursday, 22 March 2012

…and other questions that I asked Steve Booth, motor boat and yacht broker.

Living on a Boat: The Boatshed Guide
Living on a Boat: The Boatshed Guide
Wednesday, 21 March 2012

If you’re considering living aboard you may enjoy this series of blog posts about living on a boat. Whilst they were written with canal boats and narrowboats in mind, a lot of the information will be helpful to anyone considering living aboard. ...

Turkish Gulet Available For Sale And Charter
Turkish Gulet Available For Sale And Charter
Wednesday, 21 March 2012

This gullet type yacht is one of the biggest motor sailors on the Adriatic,modern, comfortable and equipped for long cruises. Her dimensions and hull lines ensure enough space for 5 comfortable cabins a spacious salon with a bar, big roofed after...

New Discovery 57 will be largest resin-infused sailing yacht built in Great Britain
New Discovery 57 will be largest resin-infused sailing yacht built in Great Britain
Monday, 19 March 2012

Discovery Yachts has announced that the new Discovery 57 will be the largest resin-infused sailing yacht to be produced in Great Britain. T

50th Anniversary Hamble Warming Pan at Hamble River Sailing Club
50th Anniversary Hamble Warming Pan at Hamble River Sailing Club
Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Over the weekend of 10-11 March Hamble River Sailing Club hosted the 50th Anniversary Hamble Warming Pan regatta. This year’s invited classes were the Firefly and National 12 fleets, the local Foxer dinghy fleet, the Merlin fleet who’ve attend...

BoatBid.com Count Down.....
BoatBid.com Count Down.....
Tuesday, 13 March 2012

Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle is in the midst of our first North American application of Boatshed.com’s BoatBid online auction, with 14 of our boats included in the current auction catalog.

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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.

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