Press Releases

See the latest press releases from British Marine:

UK Government Industrial Strategy

Get involved with the UK Government Industrial Strategy

20 Feb 2017

Read British Marine's update on the Government's new Industrial Strategy and find out how members can get involved and help shape the future for the UK marine industry.

UK Government sets out Brexit options

08 Feb 2017

The UK Government sets out its key aims for its Brexit negotiations

Brexit Update - January 2017

30 Jan 2017

British Marine's Andrew Harries provides his latest update on the Brexit discussions and what British Marine is doing to support its members.

River Thames Guide App Screenshot

The essential app for the River Thames

23 Jan 2017

British Marine Thames Valley, a regional association within British Marine, is pleased to announce the next phase of its mobile App project. Working in partnership with the River Thames Guide, members will now be able to promote their businesses to more than 15,000 of the River Thames Guide App; with on-line and off-line versions for iOS, Android and Amazon, every river user can take advantage of the only app dedicated to leisure on the River Thames.


Tracey Crouch MP visits London Boat Show and presents Superyacht UK Young Designer accolade

19 Jan 2017

British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, welcomed Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport, Tourism and Heritage to the London Boat Show yesterday (Thursday 12 January).

The London Boat Show 2017


16 Jan 2017

The 2017 London Boat Show drew to a close yesterday amongst a backdrop of world launches, celebrities and strong sales being reported. Offering something for those both new to boating as well as more experienced mariners, the event provided a unique insight into the most sought-after products and upcoming trends for the year ahead.

The world's best marinas for 2017 are announced at the Marina of the Year Awards

14 Jan 2017

Yesterday (Thursday 12 January 2017) The Yacht Harbour Association (THYA), a group association within membership organisation British Marine, announced the winners of its prestigious Marina of the Year Awards, with proud sponsors GJW. Now in its fourth year, the Awards, sponsored by GJW, recognise the best of over 160 Gold Anchor accredited marinas from round the world. The winning marinas are voted for by their berth holders in the UK Coastal, UK Inland, International and Superyacht categories.


The next generation of yacht designers are once again affirmed by Superyacht UK

13 Jan 2017

Christopher Karam, a student from Staffordshire University, scooped the top prize yesterday (Thursday 12 January 2017) in the Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017, in partnership with Southampton Solent University. Held at the London Boat Show, the presentation was made by Tracey Crouch MP, Minister for Sport, Tourism and Heritage.

Mark Garnier

Industry and Government continue to work together as Mark Garnier MP Visits London Boat Show

12 Jan 2017

British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, welcomed Mark Garnier MP to the London Boat Show today (Thursday 12 January) to continue the successful working relationship between government and industry. The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for International Trade took the opportunity to meet with British Marine members and exhibitors to discuss further trade opportunities for marine.


HRH The Princess Royal explores the best of the boating world at London Boat Show 2017

11 Jan 2017

Today (Wednesday 11 January), HRH The Princess Royal, accompanied by Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, took in the wonders of the boating world as she toured the 63rd London Boat Show.

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