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The Green Blue to launch new website at Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat

Published on: 05 September 2019

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At this year’s Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat, The Green Blue, the joint environmental awareness programme of British Marine and the Royal Yachting Association will officially launch its new website.

The launch will take place at The Foredeck Stage, on Wednesday 18 September at 10.30am. Kate Fortnam, Campaign Manager at The Green Blue, James Scott-Anderson, British Marine’s Environment, Health and Safety Executive, will introduce the new site features, up-to-date bespoke information and resources aimed at helping make boating activities and operations more sustainable.

Kate Fortnam will also be speaking on The Foredeck Stage throughout the Show where she will be providing top tips to help protect our waters and the wildlife we share them with.

Talks schedule:
Saturday 14 September – 11:00 to 11:30 – The Foredeck Stage
Sunday 15 September – 11:00 to 11:30 – The Foredeck Stage
Monday 16 September – 14:30 to 15:00 – Marlow Ropes Stand (J300)
Saturday 21 September – 11:00 to 11:30 – The Foredeck Stage

Visitors can also visit the RYA stand (B027) throughout the Show where they can view the new website on The Green Blue pod. You can also look out for the Show’s environment stand in the Discovery Deck where you can discover how you can make your boating greener and find out about the Show’s Environmental Pledge and Environmental Exhibitor & Contractor Charter.

To find out more about The Green Blue’s activities, explore collaborative opportunities, discover current good practice and access the variety of resources visit www.thegreenblue.org.uk, follow @thegreenblue on social media, email info@thegreenblue.org.uk or call Kate Fortnam on 023 8060 4227.