See the latest news and press releases from British Marine and from around the industry:

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Have your say on new apprenticeship standards

15 Nov 2018

Pearson is seeking views from employers about two new outdoor and sports apprenticeship standards that have been developed


Government launches consultation reviewing Marine Licensing Requirements

08 Nov 2018

DEFRA has launched a consultation on proposed changes to marine licensing exemptions in the marine areas where the Secretary of State is the appropriate licensing authority, as administered by the Marine Management Organisation (MMO).

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Marlow Ropes Introduces the Eco Conscious 100 Recycled Blue Ocean Dockline at METs Trade

08 Nov 2018

Member news

British Marine member Marlow Ropes, the Leisure Marine rope manufacturer announces the introduction of their latest ‘technically better’ environmentally conscious innovation; the Blue Ocean Dockline made using 100% recycled waste plastic bottles.


Have your say on the impact of late payment

08 Nov 2018

General News

Give your thoughts to the government on what more it can do to help create a responsible payment culture in the UK. Click on the article and respond to the Call for Evidence.


HMRC responds to British Marine on Red Diesel concerns

08 Nov 2018

General News

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has been in contact with British Marine, in response to its representations following the European Court of Justice’s decision to find the UK in breach of EU legislation on the use of red diesel. Click on the article for more information.

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Remembering Harry Arnold MBE

08 Nov 2018

British Marine are saddened to report the death of Inland Waterway journalist, author, photographer and campaigner Harry Arnold MBE


British Marine to meet with Education Minister to discuss improvements to the Apprenticeship Levy

08 Nov 2018

British Marine will be meeting with the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, the Minister responsible for apprenticeships and skills at the Department for Education, and Nusrat Ghani MP, the Maritime Minister at the Department for Transport, with responsibility for apprenticeships and skills in the sector.

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Office space to let at Marine House

08 Nov 2018

General News

British Marine has office space to let at its Marine House premises in Egham, Surrey. Any British Marine member interested and wanting to know more should contact Sandra Hebditch, Building Services Manager on 01784 473377.

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British Marine Expo dates announced

06 Nov 2018

British Marine Expo kicks off at Southampton’s St. Mary’s Stadium

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Sunseeker International appoints Christian Marti as new CEO

01 Nov 2018

Member news

British Marine member and Britain’s biggest boat builder, Sunseeker International has today announced that Christian Marti will join the business as Chief Executive Officer.



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