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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.

New Office in Pwllheli Marina for Boatshed North Wales
New Office in Pwllheli Marina for Boatshed North Wales
Monday, 24 August 2009

Boatshed North Wales have had a really good season this year. In spite of the economic doom and gloom, they have sold over 50 used motor and sailing boats since February. These have gone to new owners in the UK, Holland Germany, Finland, Sweden a...

Boatshed Hamble commentates on the annual Brambles Cricket Match
Boatshed Hamble commentates on the annual Brambles Cricket Match
Saturday, 22 August 2009

It was once again time for the annual Brambles Cricket Match held on the
Brambles Bank at 6am on Saturday 22nd August the Royal Southern Yacht Club
against the Island Sailing Club and Peter Delbridge of Boatshed Hamble was
up before t...

A little more about 2 sailing boats in the auction
A little more about 2 sailing boats in the auction
Friday, 21 August 2009

The BoatBid.com catalogue has a range of used motor and sailing boats on offer. All the boats are keenly priced as they are very seriously for sale but some of them though fantastic boats are not that well known so I thought I’d let you know a...

Southampton Boat Show BoatBid catalogue launched
Southampton Boat Show BoatBid catalogue launched
Thursday, 13 August 2009

BoatBid.com the online used boat auction supported by Boatshed.com has just launched the catalogue for their fifth auction. As usual we have a range of motor and sailing boats for sale in this auction which will run from the 12th to the 16th Sept...

Boatshed Grand Union Sponsors Paddle Aid World Record Attempt
Boatshed Grand Union Sponsors Paddle Aid World Record Attempt
Tuesday, 11 August 2009

Over the August Bank Holiday Weekend Mike and Chris Jenkins will be attempting to paddle the length of the Grand Union Canal from Birmingham to London, raising money for MacMillan Cancer Support.
The brothers were inspired to this effort by th...

New Boatshed Sussex agents based in Sovereign Harbour
New Boatshed Sussex agents based in Sovereign Harbour
Tuesday, 11 August 2009

Based in Sovereign Harbour, John & Barbara Spittal are the newly recruited Boatshed Agents for Boatshed Sussex. Other harbours in the area include Rye, Seaford, Newhaven, Brighton and Shoreham.

Rolex Fastnet 2009 yacht race to Plymouth
Rolex Fastnet 2009 yacht race to Plymouth
Tuesday, 11 August 2009

The 9th of August saw the start of The Rolex Fastnet race and the end of the Cowes week regatta. The Rolex Fastnet is a sailing yacht race from Cowes to Plymouth via the Fastnet rock off the South coast of Ireland.

124 boats sold last month
124 boats sold last month
Friday, 07 August 2009

Last week Boatshed.com Yacht Brokers caused a stir when we sold 24 boats in one day!
This week there is another Boatshed record to shout about; 124 boats sold in a month!
Why so many boats? we asked Neil Chapman founder of Boatshed.com ...

Boaty Bob Boosts Broker Business
Boaty Bob Boosts Broker Business
Tuesday, 04 August 2009

Bucking the recession and redundancy trend, Boatshed Norfolk yacht brokers in East Anglia, are reporting booming boat sales and have increased their workforce by 50%.

Banque Populaire V Atlantic crossing 3 days 15 hours 25 mins and 48 secs
Banque Populaire V Atlantic crossing 3 days 15 hours 25 mins and 48 secs
Monday, 03 August 2009

The Eastbound North Atlantic sailing record has fallen. Pascal Bidegorry, skipper of the enormous maxi-trimaran Banque Populaire V, is now not only the fastest man under sail over 24 hours, covering an amazing 907.9 miles, he has also become the ...

Cowes Week 2009 starts TODAY
Cowes Week 2009 starts TODAY
Saturday, 01 August 2009

If you were listening to Radio 4 this morning after the shipping forcast at 05.20 you would have heard the start of one of the most prestigious racing calendar events in sailing.
Cowes week, starts today, its 183rd year!
Cowes week stats: ...

24 boats sold in one day
24 boats sold in one day
Tuesday, 28 July 2009

The team at Boatshed.com are considering rewriting the words to a certain song as they really do like Mondays especially last Monday July 20th when the Boatshed.com Yacht Brokerage Group posted a record 24 boat sales in just one day!
The boat...

 PHUKET RACE WEEK RESULTS
PHUKET RACE WEEK RESULTS
Monday, 27 July 2009


Boatshed Phuket are pleased to be able to take a pause in our Yacht sales activities to bring you the results of this year’s Phuket race week.

Begonia: 2 happy customers Begonia: 2 clientes felices
Begonia: 2 happy customers Begonia: 2 clientes felices
Sunday, 19 July 2009

At Boatshed Barcelona, in the course of our business as used yacht brokers we sometimes get confronted with very nice challenges. One of the recent ones was “Begonia“, . During 21 years, this very well kept Cape George 38 was the home of her f...

PHUKET RACE WEEK
PHUKET RACE WEEK
Saturday, 18 July 2009

Boatshedphuket.com would just like to let you all know that the 6th annual running of Phuket Race Week will be held off the east coast of the Island from the 22nd - 26th of July. Consisting of four days of professionally run international standard...

“Probably the best job in the World !!!”
“Probably the best job in the World !!!”
Monday, 13 July 2009

A recent competition for the “best job in the world” was won by a Brit, as caretaker on an island in Australia, we think we have gone one better, sun sea sand and boats, lots of boats. All this just two and a half hours from central Europe, we...

Courtmacsherry Coxswain retires
Courtmacsherry Coxswain retires
Monday, 13 July 2009

Neil and Mandy Chapman were invited to celebrate the retirement of Dan O'dwyer, Coxswain of the Courtmacsherry Lifeboat.
Dan and the crew of the Courtmacsherry lifeboat received a bronze medal for the rescue of Neil and Mandy and their cousin ...

Boatshed BVI, a Leopard 4500 ...and some happy sailors
Boatshed BVI, a Leopard 4500 ...and some happy sailors
Tuesday, 07 July 2009

“all the woes and worries that afflicted you on dry land – all the things you ought to have done but have left undone, all the drab detritus and clutter of your daily existence – slough away like the old dry skin of a snake". Chris Ste...

Credit crunch? Boat sales operation expands
Credit crunch? Boat sales operation expands
Monday, 06 July 2009

With the excellent summer and boat sales at an all time high you wonder where the credit crunch is?

Complimentary 1 year Offshore membership with the RNLI
Complimentary 1 year Offshore membership with the RNLI
Monday, 06 July 2009

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the charity that provides a 24-hour lifesaving service around the UK and Republic of Ireland. Last year RNLI lifeboats rescued almost 8,000 people, an average of 21 people a day.

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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.