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Success for British boatbuilders at the IBI METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2017

16 Nov 2017

Find out which British Marine members tasted success at the 3rd edition of the IBI-METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2017, picking up four of the nine awards on offer.

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SYUK Technical Seminar 2018 - now taking bookings

10 Nov 2017

The SYUK Technical Seminar returns to the London Boat Show in 2018. Find out more and details on how to book your tickets to this must-attend event.

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ICOMIA releases updated Brexit guidance

02 May 2019

General News

Following the agreed extension delaying the UK's exit from the EU, ICOMIA has released updated guidance on Brexit for manufacturers of products that require EU certification.

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Join the trailblazer group for composite level 2 apprenticeship standard

04 Apr 2019

Express your interest in the cross industry trailblazer group to start developing a level 2 composite laminator engineering apprenticeship standard.

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Act now: Carbon monoxide alarms to become mandatory from April

28 Mar 2019

From 1 April 2019 at least one carbon monoxide (CO) alarm became a requirement on nearly all private and non-private boats in scope of the Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) Requirements. BSS Certifications will not be issued to boats without alarms.

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British Marine responds to CRT's revised Online Mooring Policy

21 Mar 2019

General News

Nearly 15 months after the draft Online Mooring Policy consultation closed, the Canal & River Trust has published its long awaited Online Mooring Consultation Report and revised Online Mooring Policy.

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British boating sector celebrates 7th year of consecutive growth despite Brexit uncertainty

14 Mar 2019

New figures out today from British Marine, the trade association leading the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, highlight a 1.7% growth in industry revenue, marking seven years of consecutive progress.

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ICOMIA releases its report from the IMO's 6th session of the Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment

14 Mar 2019

General News

The report covers the IMO’s 6th session of the Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment held between Monday 4 to Friday 8 March 2019. The items in the report are particularly relevant to the leisure and superyacht industries.

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British Marine reports on Government's Spring Statement

14 Mar 2019

In the shadow of the ongoing Brexit pantomime, Philip Hammond rose to deliver his Spring Statement on Wednesday and reply to the forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility.

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Brexit latest VAT Paid Status on Recreational Craft in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit

07 Mar 2019

General News

HMRC provide guidance on the VAT Paid Status of leisure craft in the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

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ADPR team to tackle monumental Jurassic walking challenge

28 Feb 2019

Member news

Marine and outdoor communications agency, ADPR, announces it is taking on one of the UK’s toughest walks, the Jurassic Coast Challenge, in aid of MIND – the mental health charity.

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TYHA awards world’s best marinas for 2018/19

28 Feb 2019

The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) announced the winners of its prestigious Marina of the Year Awards.