Press Releases

See the latest press releases from British Marine:

The Hairy Bikers

Hairy Bikers to make waves with exclusive menu at Southampton Boat Show 2018

01 Aug 2018

British Marine announces the exciting news that The Hairy Bikers, Si King and Dave Myers, will be bringing their love of good food and culinary expertise to Southampton Boatshow 2018. Southampton Boat Show Southampton Boat Show to be full with more brands in 2018

01 Aug 2018

British Marine reports on record sales of exhibition space as this year’s Southampton Boat Show is virtually sold out.

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British Marine research shows positive growth for UK small commercial marine sector

03 Jul 2018

British Marine publishes the next stage of its 'first of its kind' study into the UK small commercial marine sector, which highlights sector growth on the back of some significant challenges. Find out more and download the full report.

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British Marine appoints CEO

02 Jul 2018

British Marine is delighted to announce that Ms Lesley Robinson has been appointed as CEO and will take up the position on 16 July 2018. 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).

Father and Child Canoeing

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.