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Department for Transport publish Maritime Safety Plan during Maritime Safety week

03 Jul 2019

General News

New Consultation on personal water craft (PWC) safety and alcohol awareness campaign announced

Fairline Yachts announce new ISM

Fairline Yachts appoints new International Sales Manager

03 Jul 2019

Member news

British luxury motor yacht manufacturer, Fairline Yachts, announces Ben Sangster as its new International Sales Manager - Europe.

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Hamble Point Marina hosts 60th Anniversary of the Fairey Huntress Motor Cruiser

03 Jul 2019

Member news

On Saturday 22nd June MDL’s Hamble Point Marina hosted the Fairey Owners Club’s celebration of sixty years of the elegant Fairey Huntress motor cruiser.


Dust related HSE inspections

03 Jul 2019

General News

Dust and respiratory related issues are a concern and focus for the HSE at the moment. It is undertaking visits to see how various industries, including marine, are dealing with awareness, training and protective equipment.

Lesley Robinson (British Marine CEO), Simon Cross (President of Sunsail & the Moorings) & Antoine Chancelier (Jeanneau Sailbooat Product Director)

Sunsail announces £3.75 million investment in UK charter fleet

02 Jul 2019

Member news

Leading yacht charter holiday company and British Marine member, Sunsail, has announced the addition of a host of new Jeanneau yachts to its UK fleet. The investment, worth £3.75 million, will deliver 15 new Sunsail 41.0 yachts in 2020, with the planned addition of a further 10 yachts the following year.

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British Marine represent the UK industry at the ISO TC188 plenary

27 Jun 2019

British Marine representing the UK at ICO TC188 plenary in Canada

Green Blue champions

Run a Marine CSI Challenge and inspire a generation

27 Jun 2019

Young sailors donned their detective hats and grabbed a magnifying glass to play the role of a marine special agent in The Green Blue’s interactive Marine CSI activity delivered at recent boating events.

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Young designer James Shakespeare wins one of a kind superyacht design competition

27 Jun 2019

James Shakespeare, a transport design student from Staffordshire University, won the annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2019, sponsored by Marine Resources at The Superyacht Design Forum

Boatbuilding Unit available in Plymouth

27 Jun 2019

Member news

A rare opportunity has become available for a commercial marine business to take occupancy of a large boatbuilding hangar within Plymouth’s busiest marina.



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