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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 London - a hot spot for houseboat buyers

Boatshed London - a hot spot for houseboat buyers

Friday, 29 July 2016

Angus Rose is Boatshed's broker in London and he has seen a massive increase in sales of boats this past year to non sailors wanting to liveaboard in the capital.

Another boat sold by Boatshed - in 16 days!

Another boat sold by Boatshed - in 16 days!

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Within a couple of weeks of being advertised on the Boatshed website, this Targa 33 had an offer accepted by the owner, and the sale completed after a successful survey, another boat SOLD quickly by Boatshed.

Boatshed meets.... Alex Thompson

Boatshed meets.... Alex Thompson

Monday, 25 July 2016

Alex Thomson has just completed the NY Vendee, sailing single handed 3100nm non stop and finishing a very respectable third place. Currently in training for the Vendee Globe this November, he took time out of his busy schedule to chat to Sam from Boatshed Performance and answer a few of her questions.

What is going to grow the boat market?

What is going to grow the boat market?

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

The boat marketplace and the marine industry have deep concerns about the increasing age and demographics of lots of its customers. The question, whether you talk to marine federations, experts, pundits or generally across all boaters is how are we going to get more people to take up boating?

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed Texas

Welcome to Steve of Boatshed Texas

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

We are delighted to welcome a new member of the Boatshed team - Welcome to Steve Black of Boatshed Texas.

BoatBid Auction - NOW ON

BoatBid Auction - NOW ON

Friday, 15 July 2016

Bidding has just begun for the July 2016 Boatbid!

Offers invited for Sessa Oyster 30

Offers invited for Sessa Oyster 30

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

We have available a Super Sessa Oyster 30 which has been seriously reduced for quick sale. It's current owner has bought a larger boat through Boatshed and would like this one sold as soon as possible. OFFERS INVITED.

The next BoatBid auction commences this Friday 15th July

The next BoatBid auction commences this Friday 15th July

Monday, 11 July 2016

With over 60 lots, the July Boatbid boat auction has something for everyone. If you haven't taken a look at the online catalogue, you should do so now.

From the Galley - Competition to win a Thermal Cooker from Mr D's cookware

From the Galley - Competition to win a Thermal Cooker from Mr D's cookware

Thursday, 07 July 2016

We have been fans of Mr D's thermal cooker for as long as we can remember. Simple, easy and perfect when on the water (or when camping!) so we thought we'd offer you a chance to win a brand new 3L Thermal Cooker by simply submitting a recipe for us to try.

Welcome to Paul of Boatshed Valencia

Welcome to Paul of Boatshed Valencia

Friday, 01 July 2016

We are delighted to announce a new member of the Central Sales team, welcome to Paul Fuller from Boatshed Valencia.

Where to find Boatshed this July

Where to find Boatshed this July

Thursday, 30 June 2016

As well as our local offices the team from Boatshed like to get out and about, so here is where you will find us this July.

Spotlight on - Maroje from Boatshed Croatia

Spotlight on - Maroje from Boatshed Croatia

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Maroje Mose has been working as part of Boatshed's Central Sales Team as our broker for Boatshed Croatia since early 2016. We thought it would be a nice idea to find out a little more about him.

Welcome to Charbel of Boatshed Kuwait

Welcome to Charbel of Boatshed Kuwait

Friday, 24 June 2016

We are delighted to announce a new member of the Boatshed Central Sales Team - Welcome to Charbel El Mir of Boatshed Kuwait.

Welcome to Geoff a new broker for Boatshed Suffolk

Welcome to Geoff a new broker for Boatshed Suffolk

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

We are delighted to announce that Geoff Jaquest has joined the team at Boatshed Suffolk.

Welcome to David and Kevin of Boatshed Hayling Island

Welcome to David and Kevin of Boatshed Hayling Island

Monday, 20 June 2016

We are delighted to announce two new members of the Boatshed Central Sales Team - Welcome to David and Kevin of Boatshed Hayling Island.

Welcome to Carol and Kevin of Boatshed Dartmouth and Boatshed Commercial

Welcome to Carol and Kevin of Boatshed Dartmouth and Boatshed Commercial

Thursday, 16 June 2016

We are delighted to announce two new members of the Boatshed Central Sales Team - Welcome to Carol and Kevin of Boatshed Dartmouth and Boatshed Commercial.

Come and meet Boatshed Suffolk at Beccles Charter Weekend

Come and meet Boatshed Suffolk at Beccles Charter Weekend

Thursday, 16 June 2016

On July 2nd and 3rd Boatshed Suffolk would love to meet you at Hippersons Boatyard to celebrate Beccles Charter Weekend.

Chicken Tikka - Travels

Chicken Tikka - Travels

Sunday, 12 June 2016

I met Steve and Kaz at the Southampton Boatshow 2015 during 'fizz@five' when Jeanne Socrates (oldest woman to sail solo around the world non-stop) popped over to see us and bring her inspiring friends along to our stand. Steve Pointon a Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer is setting sail to circumnavigate the UK in his boat 'Tikka' with the aim to raise £10,000 and awareness of the work of Action for Children, a charity which works in local communities across the UK to make disadvantaged children's lives better.

Spotlight on an Corby 25 - Hull No 1

Spotlight on an Corby 25 - Hull No 1

Monday, 06 June 2016

If you are looking for a boat to race around and have serious fun on the water, take a peek at this Hull No 1 Corby 25.

Preferred Partners Scheme  ‘Bringing down the cost of boat ownership’

Preferred Partners Scheme ‘Bringing down the cost of boat ownership’

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Another thing we are committed to at Boatshed is reducing the costs of boat ownership for our customers. Boat buyers will, typically, spend about 20% of the price of a boat on necessary equipment, products and services within the first 12 months of ownership. This expenditure can be considerable and is often overlooked by other brokers. Our Preferred Partners Scheme is aimed at reducing this expenditure and thereby the overall cost of boat ownership for Boatshed customers.