Association News

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Nominations open for British Marine Leisure Boating Customer Service Award 2019

31 Jan 2019

The award is open to nominations for British Marine members and is designed to highlight excellence in customer service amongst members. The winner will be announced at the networking event taking place at British Marine Expo.

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Government launches consultation reviewing Marine Licensing Requirements

08 Nov 2018

DEFRA has launched a consultation on proposed changes to marine licensing exemptions in the marine areas where the Secretary of State is the appropriate licensing authority, as administered by the Marine Management Organisation (MMO).

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Remembering Harry Arnold MBE

08 Nov 2018

British Marine are saddened to report the death of Inland Waterway journalist, author, photographer and campaigner Harry Arnold MBE

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New Package Travel Regulations - know your legal responsibilities

05 Jul 2018

British Marine issues a reminder to its membership about the new Package Travel Regulations that came into effect on 1 July 2018. Find out more about these important changes and what you need to check to remain compliant.

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Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner

11 Jan 2018

The British Marine Trades Association Awards Dinner took place on Wednesday 10 January. Find out which companies collected one of the prestigious awards on offer on the night.

Inland boating to make an impressive return to London Boat Show 2018

06 Dec 2017

Inland boating is set to make an impressive return to the London Boat Show 2018 and British Marine provides more information on these exciting plans.

Canal & River Trust

CRT launches online mooring policy review

10 Nov 2017

The Canal & River Trust is reviewing its online moorings policy and this may have an impact on British Marine member businesses. Find out more about the plans and how members can get involved with British Marine's work on this review.

British Marine News for your sector

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British Marine Expo 2019 tickets on sale this Monday

14 Feb 2019

British Marine Expo is the flagship trade event for the Association and is a 'must attend' for Britain’s marine professionals from across the sector.

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Export opportunity: Demand for marine leisure equipment in Brazil

14 Feb 2019

General News

A leading luxury yachts shipyard based in São Paulo is seeking UK suppliers of marine leisure equipment. Find out how you can get involved here.

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Join Superyacht UK at Monaco Yacht Show 2019

14 Feb 2019

The Monaco Yacht Show (MYS) brings together professionals from the international luxury yachting sector from shipbuilders and designers to equipment suppliers, brokers and service providers. It's only yacht show exclusively devoted to superyachts of at least 24 metres in length.

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Brexit latest: ‘No Deal’ advice for UK boat manufacturers who use an EU distributor

14 Feb 2019

General News

UK RCD boat and component manufacturers who use an EU distributor will have to change their relationship in the case of a 'No Deal' Brexit.

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Welding fumes from mild steel work reclassified as carcinogenic to humans

14 Feb 2019

The Health and Safety Executive is driving awareness on this issue and increasing its enforcement expectations.

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Stand space sold out at British Marine Expo

14 Feb 2019

Stand space for British Marine Expo’s brand new Marine Showcase is fully sold out following overwhelming interest from companies looking to promote their brand at the Association's new flagship trade event.

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British Marine takes on the Sunshine State

14 Feb 2019

This week our Head of International Development, Richard Selby, has flown off to Miami International Boat Show and Miami Yacht Show for a schedule of high-profile appointments, guest speaker and panelist slots at key industry events, where he will be representing the interests of members & the sector.

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Brian Clark returns to British Marine

14 Feb 2019

General News

British Marine is delighted to announce that Brian Clark has been appointed as the Association’s new Head of Public Affairs, Policy & Research.

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London Yacht Show announces first wave of exhibiting brands

07 Feb 2019

General News

Sunseeker, Princess & Fairline all on board

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British Marine reveals 2019 Expo exhibitors

07 Feb 2019

British Marine announces the brands exhibiting at the Marine Showcase. Find out more here.