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Have your say: Environment Agency seeks feedback on its boat registration charge proposals due to take effect from 1 January 2022

29 Jul 2021

The Environment Agency has published a new consultation on its proposals for future boat registration charges on its waterways. The proposals, if implemented, would take effect from 1 January 2022.

HSE guidance and updates: COVID-19 and the workplace

29 Jul 2021

Monday 19 July saw England move to Step 4 of the UK Government's COVID-19 roadmap. This has meant the removal of many restrictions.

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The MCA releases MSN 1906 (M) The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Marine Pollutants: Amendments to International Standards

29 Jul 2021

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) has released a merchant shipping notice (MSN) relating to the carriage of dangerous goods and marine pollutants in packaged form.

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Government support and guidance for the changing COVID-19 requirements

29 Jul 2021

The government has released a number of supporting items to help businesses stay COVID safe as restrictions are lifted.

Decarbonising Transport Government Plan

The government releases its plan to Decarbonise Transport

22 Jul 2021

As part of the mission to cut carbon dioxide (CO²) emissions to zero, the government has released its much anticipated Transport Decarbonisation plan, which can be downloaded and reviewed via this article.

Rolly Tasker Sails, Southampton Boat Show 2021

Sailmakers from all over the world make their mark at Southampton International Boat Show 2021

22 Jul 2021

From British sail lofts with full UK-based sales, service, design and manufacturing, through to products and equipment from some of the world’s largest international companies, every aspect relating to sails, spars, and rigging will be on show at Southampton International Boat Show.

Heat stress at work, HSE guidance for working in the heat

Heat stress at work – HSE Guidance

22 Jul 2021

This week with temperatures increasing across the UK, British Marine would like to remind members that it is essential for employers to ensure that working conditions are managed safely.

UKSA, maritime and education charity, mental health wellbeing

[Member News] UKSA rolls out Mental Health First Aid training to employees on its Cowes campus

22 Jul 2021

As part of its focus on student wellbeing, maritime and education charity UKSA (United Kingdom Sailing Academy), not only has a dedicated Welfare Officer, but is rolling out a new Mental Health First Aid training programme for its employees.

Pendennis Shipyard apprentices, wins national award for apprenticeship scheme

[Member News] Pendennis Shipyard apprenticeship scheme wins national award and celebrates new apprentice intake

22 Jul 2021

Falmouth-based superyacht builders and refitters Pendennis Shipyard were recognised at the Further Education Week and AELP (Association of Employment and Learning Providers) Apprenticeship Awards last week, receiving the award for “Apprentice Employer of the Year” in the Small Employer category.

[Member News] Argo Yachting appointed as ElectroSea® Authorised Dealers for the CLEARLINE® System

22 Jul 2021

CLEARLINE® (specialists in Marine Growth Prevention systems) is now installed on over 65 boat brands. For motor yacht owners, CLEARLINE is designed for maintaining raw water lines and keeping strainers clean longer.