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Rescheduled: Join the Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) conference – FREE for British Marine members

21 Jun 2021

On 13 July from 14:00-16:00, British Marine and the MIA will bring our two communities together, online via the Zoom Platform, to share an update on the programme so far and also talk through the energy-efficient and technical solutions that are still required by the marine sector.

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Help share the message to #RespectTheWater this summer and be part of the National Water Safety Forum campaign

17 Jun 2021

The National Water Safety Forum (NWSF), which British Marine is part of, is running a campaign this summer to raise awareness of being safe around the water.

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COVID-19: The UK's 'Freedom Day' is delayed by four weeks

17 Jun 2021

On Monday, Boris Johnson announced that there will be a four-week delay, until 19 July, to the final relaxing of the coronavirus (COVID-19) restrictions.

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British Marine CEO recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours

15 Jun 2021

British Marine is delighted to announce that Lesley Robinson, CEO of British Marine, has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2021.

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Southampton International Boat Show organisers ensure positive environmental actions with its 2021 Sustainable Exhibiting Guide and Exhibitor Sustainability Award

07 Jun 2021

To mark World Oceans Day 2021, British Marine has launched its 2021 Sustainable Exhibiting Guide as part of its five-year charter and pledge to support long term sustainability. With one of its main aims to reduce the environmental impact of its flagship event, the Southampton International Boat Show, the guide sets out clear actions that both the organisers and exhibitors will do to minimise the impact of the show on the environment.

UK Gov advice on reducing carbon emissions

Calling all small businesses to lead the charge to net-zero emissions

03 Jun 2021

The Together for Our Planet ‘Business Climate Leaders’ campaign encourages small and micro businesses to commit to cutting their emissions to net-zero by 2050 or sooner through the new UK Business Climate Hub.


[Member News] Pontoon & Dock Marine Group sign-up to the nonprofit charity: Big Blue Ocean Cleanup

27 May 2021

The environmental impact from activities within marinas and inland waterways is a real and ever-increasing problem. Neill Walker, Group Business Development Manager explains that they joined the Big Blue Ocean Cleanup campaign to stop waste from making its way down the river and into the oceans.

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Member News Exposure OLAS lights the way for 11th Hour Racing Team

27 May 2021

11th Hour Racing Team, a professional offshore sailing team, has partnered with British Marine member Exposure OLAS, who provide performance lighting and safety products for use on sailing and motor vessels up to 80ft in length.

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An industry-wide invitation to join British Marine’s next Digital Networking event on the 25th May

20 May 2021

All individuals and organisations from across the leisure marine industry are invited to attend and discover the next scheduled Digital Networking event.

John Goode

A tribute to John Goode

20 May 2021

Beloved by the leisure marine industry for his personality and memorable work, British Marine is saddened to share that John Goode has passed away.

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