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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

Trident Yachting
Trident Yachting
Tuesday, 01 September 2020

Trident Yachting are still operating and offering bareboat yacht charter from Lefkas, in the Ionian. Prices are €1590 for a week for a Bavaria 40 Cruiser with other yacht sizes available by request and individual quote. There are some restric...

July 2020 BoatBid Auction
July 2020 BoatBid Auction
Wednesday, 08 July 2020

Have you reached the heady heights of the catalogue, for our July 2020 BoatBid auction yet? We have a tantalising range of boats and a selection of boats to live-a-board or enjoy as a holiday home. In the Midi Canal area of France our Bo...

July 2020 BoatBid Auction is LIVE
July 2020 BoatBid Auction is LIVE
Monday, 06 July 2020

Our July 2020 BoatBid Auction is live and the bidding has started ! Take a look at the selection of boats entered below, or head to the catalogue on BoatBid.com

July 2020 BoatBid Auction
July 2020 BoatBid Auction
Friday, 03 July 2020

Countdown has started for the July 2020 BoatBid auction. This month's BoatBid will open for bids on Monday 6th July at 0900hrs BST and continue through to Sunday 12th July at 1900hrs BST.

Advice From Complete Boating Newcomer to Confirmed Liveaboard…One Year Later!
Advice From Complete Boating Newcomer to Confirmed Liveaboard…One Year Later!
Friday, 03 July 2020

A huge "thank you" to Boatshed customer Veronica Jane, who gives us the benefit of her experience, one year on from moving onto her beloved yacht. Well worth a read, if you're thinking about life afloat:

July 2020 BoatBid Auction
July 2020 BoatBid Auction
Wednesday, 24 June 2020

The July 2020 BoatBid auction is open to entries.
The Auction will run from Monday 6th through to Sunday 12th July 2020, and the catalogue will go live on Monday 29th June 2020.

Basic Engine Checks - This Video Could Save You Lots Of Money!
Basic Engine Checks - This Video Could Save You Lots Of Money!
Saturday, 30 May 2020

Are you scared of your engines? Don't know what to look at? When did you last have a quick check over them? Ignoring your engines because you're not sure can lead to huge bills, very quickly!

Boatshed Palma International Yacht brokers Welcomes New Agent, Cecilia Vera!
Boatshed Palma International Yacht brokers Welcomes New Agent, Cecilia Vera!
Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Boatshed Palma international yacht brokers are really pleased to welcome Cecilia Vera to the team!

Checks To Do If You've Not Been To Your Boat For A While
Checks To Do If You've Not Been To Your Boat For A While
Monday, 11 May 2020

A short clip to help you make those first checks on your boat, if you've not been able to get on board for a while.

First virtual viewing...great to be back onboard boats!
First virtual viewing...great to be back onboard boats!
Monday, 04 May 2020

I was fortunate to list this particular boat with some photographs just before the 'lockdown' so the marketing began with limited photos.

The Pros and Cons of Inboard Engines on Boats
The Pros and Cons of Inboard Engines on Boats
Tuesday, 28 April 2020

A quick video with Boatshed Yacht Brokers, outlining the advantages and disadvantages offered by inboard engines in boats.

Spirit Yacht 111 'Geist' a contemporary luxury bespoke superyacht and we were lucky enough to take a peek!
Spirit Yacht 111 'Geist' a contemporary luxury bespoke superyacht and we were lucky enough to take a peek!
Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Once was during a visit in February to meet my colleagues in Boatshed Suffolk where Spirit Yachts reside. This is where she was designed and built in-house. It was unbelievable to compare the size of the yacht to the actual size of the headqua...

What's Inside a Liferaft? Take a Look With Boatshed Yacht Brokers!
What's Inside a Liferaft? Take a Look With Boatshed Yacht Brokers!
Tuesday, 14 April 2020

Opportunities like this don't come along very often! If you have a liferaft, do you know what's inside it? This quick video from Boatshed Yacht Brokers shows what's contained in a typical liferaft and what it's used for.

April BoatBid Auction is live !
April BoatBid Auction is live !
Friday, 10 April 2020

As planned, the April 2020 BoatBid Auction went live this morning and bidding has started.
Take a look at the selection of boats entered below, or head to BoatBid.com

A (Good News!) Covid-19 Update From Boatshed Suffolk
A (Good News!) Covid-19 Update From Boatshed Suffolk
Sunday, 05 April 2020

We're still receiving offers for our boats for sale daily! Confinement has meant an increase in our website traffic and we anticipate a very busy time when restrictions are lifted.

Bite Sized Hull Delamination and Crack Video
Bite Sized Hull Delamination and Crack Video
Monday, 18 November 2019

A bite sized video showing what a damaged (delaminated and cracked) GRP hull may look like, probably as a result of an impact. If your surveyor finds anything like this, it isn't great news - but the good news is that GRP is very repai...

Marking a momentous 20 years for Boatshed.com
Marking a momentous 20 years for Boatshed.com
Friday, 01 November 2019

A cruel twist of fate and a passion for boats are now ingrained in Boatshed’s 20-year history through a chain of events that was to revolutionize the yacht brokerage industry.

What is a trawler ? We ask Gary at Boatshed Seattle.....
What is a trawler ? We ask Gary at Boatshed Seattle.....
Friday, 01 November 2019

Trawler chat with Gary Buck

The Mayday Call that saved our lives – and started a business…
The Mayday Call that saved our lives – and started a business…
Thursday, 12 September 2019

In celebrating the 20th anniversary of Boatshed.com we take a glimpse into how the business began. But how could co-founders Mandy and Neil Chapman ever have imagined that their dramatic air-sea rescue in a Force 10 storm would become such...

Buy a boat in France with Boatshed and enjoy guaranteed income from rentals
Buy a boat in France with Boatshed and enjoy guaranteed income from rentals
Friday, 28 June 2019

By teaming up with Canalous, the leading French boat builder and hire fleet operator, Boatshed is bringing the best out of boat ownership in France.

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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.