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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.


Thinking of selling your boat?

Thinking of selling your boat?

Saturday, 20 April 2013

If you are thinking of selling your boat, then have a chat to one of our Boatshed Brokers and they will explain how Boatshed can help sell your boat and what they will do for you.

Boat Retailers and Brokers Code of Practice

Boat Retailers and Brokers Code of Practice

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

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Size matters - sell your boat with the biggest yacht brokerage in the world

Size matters - sell your boat with the biggest yacht brokerage in the world

Monday, 25 June 2012

In a world filled with technical jargon, confusing offers and dogs winning TV talent shows it can sometimes be hard to see the wood from the trees.

Boatshed.com appointed new brokerage provider by British Waterways Marinas Ltd.

Boatshed.com appointed new brokerage provider by British Waterways Marinas Ltd.

Friday, 15 June 2012

British Waterways Marinas Ltd, one of the largest marina operators in the country, has appointed Boatshed.com as its sole provider of brokerage at its marinas in the South and West.

London 2012: Olympic torchbearer to abseil Grimsby's Dock Tower

London 2012: Olympic torchbearer to abseil Grimsby's Dock Tower

Sunday, 06 May 2012

The Grimsby Dock Tower has dominated the town's skyline since it was built in 1852 A torchbearer will abseil down Grimsby's Dock Tower with the Olympic flame when it comes to the Humber region next year, it has been revealed. During four days in June 2012 the torch relay will make 11 stops in the area and two overnight stays.The procession will visit the East Riding on 18 and 19 June and northern Lincolnshire on 26 and 27 June. A torchbearer will run past the Humber Bridge, rather than over it, so the moment can be best captured on camera. The Dock Tower was built in 1852 and was based on the Palazzo Pubblico in Sienna, Italy. The abseil will take place on 27 June. The event will be observed by Boatshed Lincolnshire as we are based within sight of the tower which has been a seafarers landmark for many years.

BoatBid Boat Auction January 12 2012

BoatBid Boat Auction January 12 2012

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Check out these quality boats in the next BoatBid.com boat auction. The Auction ends in less than 22 days from today.

Search for your next boat with Boatshed's BoatFinder

Search for your next boat with Boatshed's BoatFinder

Monday, 05 December 2011

Here at Boatshed Lincolnshire we have noticed that the boat finder feature is a much underused service.

2011 PSP Southampton Boat Show update

2011 PSP Southampton Boat Show update

Tuesday, 30 August 2011

We’re all very excited about the PSP Southampton Boat Show and the Boatshed stand at the show.

Boatshed.com at the PSP Southampton boat show 2011

Boatshed.com at the PSP Southampton boat show 2011

Monday, 29 August 2011

Come and meet the Boatshed.com team at this years PSP Southampton boat show.

400000 Boatshed Customers!

400000 Boatshed Customers!

Thursday, 28 April 2011

This week sees Boatshed.com pass the 400,000 registered customer mark.

Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire

Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire

Monday, 20 December 2010

Boatshed sails into Lincolnshire.....

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Ffffffffroid.....

Wednesday, 01 December 2010

De la neige a St Malo? C'est bien rare! Mais, voila, il y en a. Et, si vous traversez la Rance et continuez un peu vers l'ouest tout devient blanc.

50 YEARS OF FOLKBOATS

50 YEARS OF FOLKBOATS

Tuesday, 30 November 2010

50 YEARS OF FOLKBOATS:

Featured Boat of the Week - Bayliner 3270 Sedan With Dock Appeal!

Featured Boat of the Week - Bayliner 3270 Sedan With Dock Appeal!

Saturday, 27 November 2010

If a home for sale has curb appeal and makes a great first impression potential homebuyers are more likely to want to look inside. The same applies when selling a boat. The sellers of this 1983 Bayliner 3270 understand the importance of their boat’s dock appeal. They continue to attend to their boat’s appeal to increase their prospects for selling at this difficult time. They’ve

Gueule de Bois après le Rhum?

Gueule de Bois après le Rhum?

Friday, 26 November 2010

Gueule de Bois après le Rhum? Un Rhum de qualité extraordinaire !

A unique waterside lifestyle on IOW

A unique waterside lifestyle on IOW

Thursday, 25 November 2010

A UNIQUE WATERSIDE LIFESTYLE

Life of the Isle of Wight

Life of the Isle of Wight

Thursday, 25 November 2010

ISLAND LIFE Island Harbour is conveniently located near to many of the island's fantastic attractions and sites of interest. We've picked a few of our favourites, although any of our staff will be happy to advise on days out.

Island Harbour on Isle of Wight - Brief history tour

Island Harbour on Isle of Wight - Brief history tour

Thursday, 25 November 2010

Island Harbour began life as one of the great English tide mills, the East Medina Mill. The original building was built on the site of today’s lock entrance in 1790 by William Porter, a baker from nearby Newport. At this time the Medina River was a mooring place for convict transports, and a story related in Albin’s History of the Isle of Wight published in 1795 tells of an occasion when Mr Porter's workmen were rowing down to work from Newport they were taunted with being bound for Botany Bay. In this way, East Medina Mill became known as Botany Bay Mill. However, a more likely interpretation is that William Porter supplied ship's biscuits to the convict transports in the river. Just after 1790 the banks who had previously supported Mr. Porter withdrew their funding and the business was forced to close. Thomas Porter died a year later and the buildings were left empty.

Baby It's Cold Outside!

Baby It's Cold Outside!

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Seattle weather forecasters call it a Canadian weather system. Our friends in British Columbia, suffering similarly from the cold, call it an Alaskan weather system. Either way, the Northwest has been blasted with miserable weather -- strong winds, snow, ice & frigid record breaking temperatures. Though a fresh blanket of new fallen snow is beautiful, it can be a hassle if you’re a boat owner or a boat broker.

Sleepless in Seattle

Sleepless in Seattle

Monday, 22 November 2010

Seattle is a beautiful city in the day and by night. Neil & Mandy founders of Boatshed took a tour to the Boatshed Seattle office to see how the boat sales business was doing in the North West Pacific area.