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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.

King & Queen Pursuit Race 2011.
King & Queen Pursuit Race 2011.
Monday, 28 March 2011

The King & Queen Pursuit Race
By the end of 2010, Hamble Lifeboat responded to 140 calls from the thousands of mariners in the Solent and local waters. The voluntary organisation receives no public funding and relies on donations to keep ...

camanotrawlers.com Introducing.....The Pacific Northwest Source for Camano Trawlers
camanotrawlers.com Introducing.....The Pacific Northwest Source for Camano Trawlers
Friday, 25 March 2011

Built by Camano Yachts Ltd. and Bracewell Boatworks from 1990 through 2007, the remarkable Camano 31 trawler has remained in demand. Featuring consistently high quality, a proprietary, efficient hull design, and a practical, no-nonsense approach t...

A Poem for Boatshed
A Poem for Boatshed
Thursday, 24 March 2011

Shingles Bank
Shingles Bank
Thursday, 24 March 2011

A Southern Expedition claims ‘new found land’ in Needles Channel

Les Plus Grandes Marées d'Europe
Les Plus Grandes Marées d'Europe
Tuesday, 22 March 2011

Les Plus Grandes Marées d’Europe!
Phénoménale…. Un coef de 118 et un marnage de plus de 13m lundi 21 mars à St Malo. C’est impressionnant. La topographie de la Baie de Mont St Michel fait que c’est ici ou on voie les plus grandes m...

Featured Boat of the Week - Matthews 40 Sedan Classic Motor Yacht!
Featured Boat of the Week - Matthews 40 Sedan Classic Motor Yacht!
Monday, 21 March 2011

Classic - Contemporary - Cool! These are just a few words that describe this Matthews 40 Sedan Motor Yacht.

Race Training
Race Training
Monday, 21 March 2011

A core element of the Clipper Race experience is the pioneering training programme which transforms novices and relatively inexperienced sailors into highly skilled racing yacht crew.
CLIPPER TRAINING has trained more than 2,000 people who int...

The Race
The Race
Monday, 21 March 2011

40,000 miles of ocean racing and around 450 people facing the challenge of a lifetime. When the starting gun goes off for the Clipper 11-12 Round the World Yacht Race in August 2011 the fleet of ten sleek, stripped down 68-foot yachts will embark ...

Eastwood Marina
Eastwood Marina
Monday, 21 March 2011

East Anglia is fast becoming a favourite location for leisure sailors. The River Yare boasts beautiful rural countryside and deep water moorings from the coast right into the heart of Norwich. The sea is about a two hour cruise away from Eastwoods...

Marina facilities
Marina facilities
Monday, 21 March 2011

Eastwood Marina on the River Yare at Brundall has been awarded two prestigious awards recognising the contribution the company is making within the Broadland Holiday Industry.

What makes a Classic Yacht?
What makes a Classic Yacht?
Monday, 21 March 2011

There are boats and then there are yachts with interesting histories.

Make Gibraltar your home port.
Make Gibraltar your home port.
Sunday, 20 March 2011

Many years ago I bought myself a Moody 31 at the London Boat Show. It was during a period in my career when I was based in London. "Shamal" was kept at Swanwick Marina on the Hamble a 2 hour drive from London. The Solent is a great place...

Nor'westing Magazine March Issue - NW Classics 37 Great Harbour
Nor'westing Magazine March Issue - NW Classics 37 Great Harbour
Saturday, 19 March 2011

Pick up the March Issue of Nor’westing Magazine to read the NW Classics article about our 2000 Great Harbour 37 Trawler.
Can’t get your hands on a Nor'westing? Click here to connect with our Waterline Boats Blog to download a PDF of the ...

Exactly what do you get for your survey fee?
Exactly what do you get for your survey fee?
Wednesday, 16 March 2011

So, you’ve decided to buy the boat of your dreams and now you need a survey. You phone up a number of surveyors to find out the cost. You read up on forums about people grumbling about what a survey costs. So what do you get with your survey and...

Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Boats for Sale - Recently Reduced!
Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Boats for Sale - Recently Reduced!
Sunday, 13 March 2011

Spring is upon us...and that means that the height of the NW boating season is just around the corner!
Check out these recently reduced vessels or give us a call! We are ready to arrange a viewing or answer any questions you may have about the...

Hayling Island pebbles tracked by scientists
Hayling Island pebbles tracked by scientists
Wednesday, 02 March 2011

Electronically-tagged pebbles have been scattered on the shore at Hayling Island, Hampshire, to track the movement of beach material.
The 2,600 flint pebbles along the 4.9 miles (8km) of coast will be tracked by scientists using GPS scanners. ...

Mr. Mustang and a Beautiful Girl called Joanine.
Mr. Mustang and a Beautiful Girl called Joanine.
Wednesday, 02 March 2011

If yachts were people Mr. Mustang and Joanine should really get together. He is strong, full of character, a man about the world who has seen and done everything, a sort of Bernie Ecclestone of the boating world. Mr. Mustang is a Renown offshor...

Chichester Harbour Events - March
Chichester Harbour Events - March
Wednesday, 02 March 2011

Join us for a great 10 mile walk on Saturday 12th right across the top of the harbour. This would be a good warm up walk if you are planning on booking the Festival of Harbour Walks in May. For more leisurely ways to learn about the harbour, try t...

A Real Wood Alternative to Teak Decking
A Real Wood Alternative to Teak Decking
Monday, 28 February 2011

Boatshed Dartmouth successfully sold a Moody 425 just before Christmas and her new owner decided that the cockpit seating and sole were really in need of attention as part of his refurbishment of the yacht. The curved nature of the seating had cau...

Featured Boat of the Week - Bavaria 49
Featured Boat of the Week - Bavaria 49
Saturday, 26 February 2011

Bavaria Yachts has been building yachts of high quality and value for more than three decades, earning their reputation as one of the top-ranked and largest state-of-the-art yacht builders in Europe.

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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.