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Scotland releases further details and guidance on the easing of COVID restrictions

22 Apr 2021

Scotland has released further guidance on the easing of COVID restrictions. Scotland are keeping the level system they have already in place ranging from 0 (least restrictions) to 4 (full restrictions).

OnTheWater.co.uk is ready to go live – claim your free listing next week

OnTheWater.co.uk is ready to go live – claim your free listing next week

22 Apr 2021

With another staycation summer ahead of us, British Marine has created the permanent website Onthewater.co.uk that promotes member businesses by making on water experiences easily accessible to the public.

Email from EPOQ Business Care

Email from EPOQ Business Care

22 Apr 2021

This week some members will have received an email from EPOQ BusinessCare entitled “30 day warning of access expiry”.

Have your say: Complete the national shipbuilding strategy questionnaire

Have your say: Complete the national shipbuilding strategy questionnaire

22 Apr 2021

British Marine is engaging with key industry bodies as part of the UK Government’s ambition to refresh the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSbS).

Eyemouth Marine transforms ocean rowing boat in unique wingfoiling project

[Member News] Eyemouth Marine transforms ocean rowing boat in unique wingfoiling project

22 Apr 2021

Eyemouth Marine has recently been working on a unique project in partnership with Leven Brown Adventure to make upgrades to an ocean-going paddle boat called the Impifish.

Members encouraged to register to exhibit with British Marine at METSTRADE 2021

Register to exhibit with British Marine at METSTRADE 2021

22 Apr 2021

Following the METSTRADE announcement this month,British Marine would like to invite members to register their interest to exhibit within the British Pavilion and British Superyacht Cluster during this year’s show.

Support young people with experiences of your workplace

Support young people with experiences of your workplace

22 Apr 2021

The pandemic has caused everyone to rethink what the future of work might be. It is more important than ever for young people to have a better idea of what their future may look like and they need your help.

Marina developer Geomac, who are part of the Land & Water Group, has announced the creation of a brand new, 250 berth marina in Stratford-upon-Avon.

[Member News] Geomac announces creation of brand new 250 berth marina

22 Apr 2021

Marina developer Geomac, who are part of the Land & Water Group, has announced the creation of a brand new, 250 berth marina in Stratford-upon-Avon.

Sunseeker International to sponsor Blue Marine South Coast Cycle Challenge

[Member News] Sunseeker International to sponsor Blue Marine South Coast Cycle Challenge

22 Apr 2021

Sunseeker International is delighted to announce it will be sponsoring the Blue Marine Foundation (BLUE) 2021 South Coast Challenge, which will see cyclists conquer 210 miles across three days from 9 July 2021, along one of the most beautiful coastlines in the UK.

Join Ben Taylor in our latest online networking event

15 Apr 2021

Our next online networking event will be taking place at 8:30am on Tuesday 20th April 2021.

British Marine News for your sector

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British Marine reacts to Spring Budget 2021 Red letter day for the marine industry

03 Mar 2021

After months of extensive consultation and discussion with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), I am delighted that the Chancellor has today announced that the entitlement to use red diesel will be maintained for all commercial boat operators and for private pleasure craft users in Great Britain.

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2021 dates announced for Southampton International Boat Show

04 Dec 2020

British Marine, the organiser of the Southampton International Boat Show, confirms that the 52nd edition of the UK’s largest watersports festival will take place from 10th - 19th September 2021

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British Marine Digital Autumn Expo hailed a success

16 Nov 2020

The British Marine Digital Autumn Expo 2020 drew to a close yesterday (12 November) after freshly energising the UK industry with three days of learning and networking. In a year when meeting in person has been difficult, 404 participants from across the industry and the United Kingdom came together online to collectively reflect on the past year, discuss current challenges and prepare for future opportunities.


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Another great day at the British Marine Digital Autumn Expo! Join the last day tomorrow.

11 Nov 2020

The second day of the British Marine Digital Autumn Expo saw 124 participants join in. It included another well-attended morning networking session and a fantastic workshop on how to secure free financial business support.

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British Marine Digital Autumn Expo kicks off in style​

10 Nov 2020

British Marine Digital Autumn Expo kicks off in style​. Day 1 of the British Marine Digital Autumn Expo drew to a close, 156 participants logged on throughout the day to take part in a packed schedule of webinars.

ore guidance needed, urges RYA and British Marine, as HM Treasury announces 12-month extension on Returned Goods Relief

RYA and British Marine request further guidance on Returned Goods Relief

19 Oct 2020

RYA and British Marine jointly persevere in asking Government to increase 1 year Returned Goods Relief extension period and supply further detail for recreational boaters and leisure marine industry as end of transitional period approaches.

British Marine publishes Economic Impact Calculators for its members

British Marine publishes Economic Impact Calculators for its members

29 Jul 2020

British Marine’s Public Affairs, Policy & Research team have published a range of easy-to-use economic impact calculators for British Marine members to download and use to quantify their business’s economic output.

HSE survey response

HSE releases COVID-19 response survey

13 Jul 2020

The HSE has released a survey that focuses on the response and information given by the Government to the marine industry during the COVID-19 pandemic.

BBC Radio Solent Features British Marine’s Summer on the Water campaign

BBC Radio Solent Features British Marines Summer on the Water campaign

08 Jul 2020

Did you catch British Marine's CEO, Lesley Robinson talking about the 'Summer on the Water' campaign on BBC Radio Solent last week?

COVID 19 Survey

Take part in our COVID-19 survey

30 Jun 2020

Calling all members! British Marine is conducting research on the economic impact of COVID-19 on marine businesses – and we need your help!