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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.


Boatshed.com’s very eye-catching figure…..

Boatshed.com’s very eye-catching figure…..

Tuesday, 19 September 2006

After a rather successful party celebrating Boatshed’s new surroundings in Endeavour Quay and the first franchise opening in the USA, it would be entirely forgivable for Neil and Mandy Chapman, founders of Boatshed.com to be looking slightly the worse for wear. However it is 10am on the morning after – and instead of bleary eyes and that slightly creased forehead you get after a late night, they both have grins on their faces…..

Fizzy times in Southampton

Fizzy times in Southampton

Monday, 18 September 2006

Fizz at Five parties have become something of an institution at Boatshed.com.

New Guys in Norfolk

New Guys in Norfolk

Sunday, 17 September 2006

Boatshed has now appointed new franchisees to operate the Boatshed Norfolk brand. The business remains in its current location at Bells Marina in Brundall, the office is being fully refurbished and will now be run under the new management of Gary Travis and Will Farnell.

Under New Management

Under New Management

Sunday, 17 September 2006

Under New Management

Fizz at Five?

Fizz at Five?

Monday, 04 September 2006

Join us for Fizz at Five every night of the show Stand CO53

100,000 Boat fans!

100,000 Boat fans!

Saturday, 02 September 2006

Will it be YOU!

Rooster tails at Cowes

Rooster tails at Cowes

Wednesday, 30 August 2006

The Powerboat P1 World Championship circuit was back in Cowes for the second year running over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Sunny skies and wind over tide made for a great spectacle for the crowds on and off the water. Peter and Michael Delbridge were there to promote Boatshed Hamble, and give us this report :

Dean Dunbar & Thundercat

Dean Dunbar & Thundercat

Tuesday, 29 August 2006

Boatshed Hamble get many requests in the course of a working week and the ones we like the most are the ones that get us out on the water.

Navy Days 2006

Navy Days 2006

Monday, 28 August 2006

This bank holiday weekend saw the Royal Navy opening its doors to the public at the Devonport base for a glimpse in to the lives and machinery behind the name and stories.

Cowes Maritime Museum, A MUST!

Cowes Maritime Museum, A MUST!

Tuesday, 01 August 2006

Our trip sailing to the Isle of Wight found sitting on the top deck of a double Decker bus bouncing our way down the windy roads from Yarmouth to Newport, to visit the Maritime museum. A day out on land to get away from Westerly force 6-7 hindering our progress to Guernsey.

Plymouth Classic Rally draws to a successfull close

Plymouth Classic Rally draws to a successfull close

Tuesday, 01 August 2006

Today sees the end of the 4 day event hosted by Sutton Harbour in Plymouth with the final Feeder race to Fowey for Classes 1-5 to be followed by an evening prize giving in Royal Fowey Yacht Club -2100.

  Plymouth invaded this Weekend!

Plymouth invaded this Weekend!

Friday, 28 July 2006

Classic Boat Regatta

Cool place to work ?

Cool place to work ?

Sunday, 02 July 2006

If you think going to work is a pain, spare a thought for us down here at Boatshed HQ.

Ode to Boatshed!

Ode to Boatshed!

Monday, 12 June 2006

We receive lots of nice letters of recommendation, but not many customers produce poetry! This "Ode to Boatshed" made us all chuckle here at Boatshed HQ

Holmatro takes line honours. Round the Island Race 2006

Holmatro takes line honours. Round the Island Race 2006

Tuesday, 06 June 2006

The Boatshed.com press team were out on the water to record the days proceedings for the JPMorgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 8 Start: Portsmouth

Volvo Ocean Race: Leg 8 Start: Portsmouth

Monday, 05 June 2006

The Volvo boats left with the tide from Portsmouth heading out towards the needles. The course is around the fastnet rock up the west coast of ireland, around Scotland back down southwards to Rotterdam.

Historic move for Boatshed.com

Historic move for Boatshed.com

Friday, 26 May 2006

Boatshed.com the innovative yacht brokers have opened yet another boat sales office! This time at the historic Camper and Nicholson's site in Gosport, England, now renamed "Endeavour Quay".

Dee Caffari - SETS NEW WORLD RECORD

Dee Caffari - SETS NEW WORLD RECORD

Sunday, 21 May 2006

Dee Caffari and her yacht Aviva, set off on the Aviva Challenge from the UK in October 2005, sailing single-handed, non-stop, around the world against the prevailing wind and currents.

FLYING THE FLAG AT THE SOUTH WALES BOATSHOW

FLYING THE FLAG AT THE SOUTH WALES BOATSHOW

Saturday, 20 May 2006

Boatshed Wales, one of the leading offices in the Boatshed group is delighted to announce that they will be present at the inaugural South Wales Boatshow to be held at Margam park (M4 exit 38) on the 17th and 18th June. As to be expected the whole team will be on hand to answer questions for anyone thinking of buying or selling a boat. With over 150 boats currently listed for sale, this is a perfect opportunity to meet the brokers who have seen and photographed all the boats. The stand will be holding the now famous fizz@five party both evenings, where there will be a warm welcome extended to all. Boatshedwales looks forward to seeing all its customers and friends during the show.

Fleece winners VERDICT

Fleece winners VERDICT

Thursday, 18 May 2006

Many thanks to Finisterre for supplying these fantastic Fleeces for this competition.