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The Green Blue to shine a light on underwater habitats at RYA Dinghy and Watersports Show

17 Feb 2022

With the power of virtual reality (VR) headsets, visitors to the stand will be able to experience the wonder of underwater habitats from a diver’s perspective. Users will be able to witness first-hand the importance of seagrass to marine life such as pollock and seahorses - creatures that value the vegetation as both a feeding ground and a nursery.


Special rate available for British Marine Members to attend MIA Energy-Efficient Motorsport Conference (EEMS) 2022 to discuss energy-efficiency solutions

17 Feb 2022

Now in its 19th year, EEMS2022 will combine a leading engineering conference with an interactive technology showcase allowing you to explore companies with innovative technology who are looking for new collaborative partners.


West Midlands businesses: Book your export support now, with grants of up to £9,000 available

17 Feb 2022

Members will be able to discuss export plans and find out more about how the department’s Internationalisation Fund can be used to support attendance at overseas trade shows, as well as market research and consultancy.


Businesscare Business Bulletin releases its January 2022 edition, which looks at the Green Claims Code

17 Feb 2022

The Bulletin included information on the Green Claims Code, which from January, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will enforce.


2022 Recreational Sectorial Guide (RSG) to aid compliance for recreational craft has been published.

03 Feb 2022

The aim is to prepare and assist with the conformity assessment procedures undertaken by Notified Bodies for recreational craft, personal watercraft, their components and their engines, in accordance with the Recreational Craft Directive (RCD) 2013/53/EU.


The Office for Product Safety and Standards has updated its Enforcement Policy

03 Feb 2022

The aim of the OPSS is to be a trusted product regulator for the UK, protecting people and places, enabling business to thrive and empowering consumers to make good choices.


MCA releases a new consultation on an amendment to update MSN 1747(M) which sets out boundaries of sea areas around the UK coast

03 Feb 2022

This consultation seeks comments on a draft updated Merchant Shipping Notice (MSN) 1747(M) which designates waters which are considered by the UK to be Sea Areas C and D around the UK.


There’s still time to register for the Green Blue webinar series

03 Feb 2022

Throughout the spring months, The Green Blue will be hosting a series of webinars focused on sharing sustainable anchoring and mooring best practice.

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The restoration of SY Windsong has started, here is how you can support the project

03 Feb 2022

The SY Windsong has been donated to Wellness Over Waves by her owner Mr Michael Duddridge OBE, with the intention to become the main project vessel over the next six months for the WOW programmes.


Discover opportunities within cross-sector industries | Discounted ticket for British Marine Members - EEMS2022 Conference

03 Feb 2022

The Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) invites you to attend its 19th Energy Efficient Motorsport Conference (EEMS2022) in association with McLaren Applied, at the NEC, Birmingham, on Wednesday 23 March

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