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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.

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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 Trades Association Awards Dinner 2018

12 Oct 2017

The British Marine Trades Association Awards Dinner is returning to London in 2018, back by popular demand. Taking place at The Pearson Room, Canary Wharf on Wednesday 10 January, the dinner will play host to some much coveted awards from two British Marine associations. Read on for your chance to nominate a potential recipient.

British Marine News for your sector

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British Marine works to make Peer-to-Peer boating safer

12 Dec 2018

General News

Following the recent publicity regarding the crowdfunding campaigns for British Marine members Beds on Board and Borrow a Boat, British Marine is taking this opportunity to detail the work that it has carried out over the past three years to retain safety for those who enjoy boating through this type of business model.

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Damian Hinds Technical Education Speech on Technical Skills

06 Dec 2018

The Education Secretary sets out his plans to get more people into skilled jobs through a clear quality technical pathway.

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Beds on Board unlocks 2.5 billion nights of opportunity for the global travel market

06 Dec 2018

Member news

Beds on Board, the sharing economy platform that connects guests and owners for stays on boats, revealed the total market opportunity of the boat accommodation sector ahead of its crowdfunding raise on Seedrs.

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Register Now: British Marine Webinar on the IMO's Hong Kong Convention & the EU's Ship recycling regulations

06 Dec 2018

General News

British Marine's Technical Executive, Edward Tuite will discuss EU Ship Recycling and Regulations and the inventory of hazardous materials.

British Marine in Government

06 Dec 2018

Richard Selby, Head of International Development at British Marine spent an evening as a guest of the Secretary of State for International Trade, Dr Liam Fox MP at Lancaster House this week along with government ministers and industry figures from other sectors involved with international trade.

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Join the British Marine Audit and Risk Committee

06 Dec 2018

General News

Are you a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) working as an FD or FC in one of our member companies and would like to contribute to the governance of British Marine?

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Join the Marine industry delegation at the Autosport International Show in January

06 Dec 2018

General News

British Marine working with The Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) is pleased to offer 20 delegates the opportunity to join a Marine Industry Delegation at the 2019 Autosport International Show at NEC, Birmingham, on 10 or 11 January 2019.

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Fire Aid launches new firefighting events for team-building

29 Nov 2018

Member news

Fire Aid Academy, located in Southampton, has now launched a new arm to its operation, running team building events.

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Register now for the next British Marine Webinar

29 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine’s Head of Member Relations, Hayley James-Harris, will be hosting a webinar on the topic of Member Benefits & Services at 11am on Thursday 6 December. All British Marine members and non-members are welcome to join.

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British Marine looks at the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement

29 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine looks at some of the detail in the updated UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement and joint Political Declaration, as well as what happens next.