Marine Components International

Marine Components International Appointed UK Distributor For Boatasy

Marine Components International, leading supplier to the UK leisure and commercial marine market, has been appointed as the exclusive UK marine distributor for the innovative mooring solutions company Boatasy. The Boatasy range makes mooring simpler. It is available in the UK through MCI and includes, the modular telescopic Dockhook boat hook, Hooklinker, GHOOK med-mooring solution…

54th edition of the Southampton International Boat Show returns and it’s bigger and better than ever!

54th edition of the Southampton International Boat Show returns and it’s bigger and better than ever!

Britain’s biggest festival of boating, returned today as British Marine President, Paul Gullett, CEO Lesley Robinson, Chair, Matt Beckwith, and Alastair Welch Regional Director for Associated British Ports, came together to welcome visitors and officially declare the show open. “I am delighted to officially open this year’s Show which promises to be another spectacular festival…

Ajeto! wins the RORC North Sea Race

Ajeto! wins the RORC North Sea Race

Sixty-nine boats started the North Sea Race outside the Royal Harwich YC for the 180nm race bound for the Scheveningen Yacht Club, Netherlands. The overall winner after IRC time correction was the J/122 Ajeto! raced Two-Handed by Robin Verhoef & John van der Starre in IRC Two. Second overall, taking Monohull Line Honours and IRC…

7th Hamble Classics opens for entries

7th Hamble Classics opens for entries

The 7th Hamble Classics Regatta on 10th-11th September 2022 is now open for entries, co-hosted by Hamble River Sailing Club organising the racing, and the Royal Air Force Yacht Club will be the onshore venue. With racing for Classic Racers, Cruisers and Dayboats, the International Metre classes, Old Gaffers, Spirit of Tradition Yachts and Classic…

Bringing the best of luxury yachting to the heart of the capital

Bringing the best of luxury yachting to the heart of the capital

London Luxury Afloat, St. Katharine Docks, 21-24 April 2022 British Marine, the team behind the hugely popular Southampton International Boat Show, is delighted to unveil London Luxury Afloat a brand-new showcase event aimed at the discerning boat buyer featuring more than 30 well-appointed sailing, motor and super yachts from leading brands including Oyster, Sunseeker, Fairline,…

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston CBE takes up the cudgel on behalf of cruising sailors

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston CBE takes up the cudgel on behalf of cruising sailors

In a letter published in The Times newspaper today, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, Patron of the Cruising Association (CA), highlights the devastating effect of HMRC’s demands for VAT on boats returning to the UK. HIs letter is counter-signed by many other sailing ‘names’ including Sir Ben Ainslie, Mike Golding OBE, Pip Hare, Dee Caffari MBE, Libby…

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