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Tickets on sale for the British Marine Ball plus your chance to enter the British Marine Awards

Published on: 01 August 2019

British Marine Ball

Tickets are now available to join British Marine at this year’s spectacular Ball at the prestigious Southampton International Boat Show powered by Borrow A Boat on Saturday 14 September 2019.

Over 200 industry professionals will be welcomed at the Quarterdeck which will be transformed into an underwater city with gourmet dining, networking and entertainment.

Tickets are available to purchase for just £70 + VAT pp and include; welcome reception, three course meal, half bottle wine and entertainment. To secure your tickets please click here. If you are interested in taking a full table of 10 please book directly with Johanna.

Please note; tickets are limited and available on a first come, first serve basis.

The theme for this year’s Ball is The Lost City of Atlantis, as we celebrate the positive environmental work underway to protect our seas. With ever-rising sea levels and an influx of plastic in our oceans the possibility for towns and cities to be lost to the ocean increases year on year.

The event will also celebrate the past year’s achievements with the acclaimed British Marine Awards, now in their 4th year and will see the launch of the new Exhibitor Environmental Award, which is open to all exhibitors at Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat.

In addition this year the Awards will also feature the new Entrepreneur of the Year Award in honour of the late Robert Braithwaite, Sunseeker.

2019 Award categories:

  •  Best Marine Business to Work For
    • Under 10 employees
    • Over 10 employees
  • Training and Development
  • Charity of the Year
  • Entrepreneur of the Year in honour of Robert Braithwaite, Sunseeker
  • The Environmental Exhibitor Award

Nominations are now open and all online submission forms must be submitted by 19 August 2019, to access the complete your nomination please click here.

Please note, you must be logged into the British Marine website as a British Marine member to enter the award.

After this deadline, a shortlisting process will take place and the 2019 winners will be announced at the Ball.

There is no charge to enter the Awards and there will be one free place at the Ball per winning company. Additional guests will need to purchase tickets.

The evening will also be host to a fantastic charity auction supporting Sea-Changers further details will be announced in forthcoming weeks.

To maximise your presence at this event and showcase your company on a prime industry platform, sponsorship opportunities are available, contact Mark Ring on

Ticket enquires please contact Johanna or call 01784223628