Press Releases

See the latest press releases from British Marine: Southampton Boat Show Southampton Boat Show to be the most eco-friendly yet

07 Jun 2018

Find out why British Marine, organisers of Southampton Boat Show 2018, has announced a long-term commitment to marine conservation to mark World Oceans Day (8 June 2018).

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Participation in boating activities hits highest levels since 2002

11 Apr 2018

British Marine and a consortium of partners publish the latest watersports participation results and it shows more people are going boating. Understand today's boaters and their behaviours - maximise this opportunity and download the Watersports Participation Survey now.

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British Marine announces changes to the Boat Shows' team

04 Apr 2018

Read about the new team structure behind the delivery of Southampton Boat Show 2018 and 2019 London Boat Show, and beyond.

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New Careers Video to Promote Working on Water

20 Mar 2018

British Marine Scotland launches a new careers video to promote on water roles in the Scottish marine industry. Find out more and watch the video here.


RYA and British Marine secure tabling of amendment to EU Withdrawal Bill

19 Mar 2018

British Marine and the Royal Yachting Association call on Government to outline how recreational boaters’ rights will be protected post-Brexit. Find out why and for more details on this important issue.

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British Marine says "Apprenticeships are working for the marine industry"

07 Mar 2018

British Marine is showcasing how apprenticeships are benefiting the UK's £3.1bn marine industry. Read the case studies developed for National Apprenticeship Week.

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Howard Pridding to hand over British Marine CEO role

19 Feb 2018

British Marine have today announced that Howard Pridding will be leaving the company in the summer. Please read on for more information.

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Confidence high as British Marine looks to support exporting companies at boot Düsseldorf

18 Jan 2018

British Marine will be at boot Düsseldorf supporting the continued growth in UK marine exports. Find out which companies are joining them on stand 11H75 and the important date and time of the ever popular 'Mix and Mingle' networking reception.

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New look London Boat Show celebrates vibrant atmosphere across five-day format

16 Jan 2018

An incredibly successful 2018 London Boat Show drew to a close on Sunday 14 January. Read and watch the highlights of the 2018 Show and see what exhibitors had to say about the great new five-day format. And find out the dates for next year's London Boat Show.

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Young designer scoops top prize with philanthropic superyacht design

12 Jan 2018

The Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2018 came to an exciting conclusion at the London Boat Show. Find out which great young talent won and why, and watch how the competition unfolded.