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Last chance: Sign up to the British Marine Roadshow webinar

23 May 2019

General News

Join British Marine CEO, Lesley Robinson, online at the final British Marine Roadshow webinar held on Thursday 13 June 2019.

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TYHA announces new Chairman

23 May 2019

General News

Colin Watts was elected the new Chairman of The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) at the association's recent AGM and takes over from Simon Haigh of Quay Marinas. His appointment coincides with his 20th year as a TYHA director.

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Rockley Watersports announces environmental pledge

23 May 2019

Member news

Following a company-wide beach clean at the three UK activity centres for Plastic Free Day on 8 May 2019, British Marine member Rockley Watersports has announced its five-year pledge to eliminate single-use plastics entirely from the business and significantly reduce its carbon footprint.

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Join British Marine Wessex at Poole Harbour Boat Show

23 May 2019

General News

British Marine Wessex is delighted to once again be co-sponsoring the annual opening drinks reception of the Poole Harbour Boat Show on Friday 7 June from 7pm.

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British Marine seeks feedback on the new Marine Electrician apprenticeship

23 May 2019

General News

As part of the apprenticeship reforms, British Marine has opened a consultation on the new Marine Electrician apprenticeship standard.

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City & Guilds apprenticeship update for training providers and employers

23 May 2019

City & Guilds have recently published a newsletter which focuses on prior learning in apprenticeships and marine engineering and boatbuilding qualifications.

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Training grants available for British Marine members

23 May 2019

General News

There is still time to apply for a British Marine training grant. If you are a member and have undertaken training in the last three months, you may be eligible to receive a grant.

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Windboats Group wins the Passagemaker award at Motor Boat Awards 2019

15 May 2019

General News

British Marine member Windboats Group, who own and builds the Hardy range, has won the Passagemaker category for its Hardy 65 at the recent Motor Boat Awards 2019.

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British Marine launches new Strategic Plan

15 May 2019

General News

Following a series of successful roadshows on British Marine’s dynamic new Strategic Plan, Lesley Robinson, CEO of British Marine, reflects on the key objectives of this new vision for the association and the industry it represents.

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MDL Marinas and Oyster Yachts continue commitment to luxury yacht building

15 May 2019

Member news

British Marine members, MDL Marinas and Oyster Yachts, have signed an agreement which will see the luxury blue-water yacht maker’s presence at MDL’s Saxon Wharf in Southampton continue for the next ten years.

 

 

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