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Philip Hammond MP

British Marine reports on Government's Spring Statement

14 Mar 2019

In the shadow of the ongoing Brexit pantomime, Philip Hammond rose to deliver his Spring Statement on Wednesday and reply to the forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility.


Brexit latest VAT Paid Status on Recreational Craft in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit

07 Mar 2019

HMRC provide guidance on the VAT Paid Status of leisure craft in the event the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Plymouth Yacht Haven

TYHA awards world’s best marinas for 2018/19

28 Feb 2019

The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) announced the winners of its prestigious Marina of the Year Awards.

Paul Heys

Remembering Paul Heys

28 Feb 2019

General News

Paul Heys, co-founder and Managing Director of Key Yachting, has sadly passed away.

Roger firth

British Marine announces the passing of Roger Firth

28 Feb 2019

General News

Roger Firth, the co-founder of R&D Marine and former Committee member of British Marine Engines and Equipment, sadly passed away on Friday 15 February, aged 72.


Brexit latest: Existing trade agreements if the UK leaves the EU without a deal

28 Feb 2019

General News

The UK Government has published further guidance regarding future trade arrangements if an agreement with the EU has not been ratified and brought into force in time for exit day.

blaze a trail

Get behind National Apprenticeship Week 2019

21 Feb 2019

National Apprenticeship Week takes place between 4 to 8 March 2019, find out how you can get involved.

Green Blue

Now available: marine operator biosecurity toolkits

21 Feb 2019

The toolkits contain a variety of biosecurity resources to support the marine leisure industry in raising awareness of INNS and developing biosecurity site management plans.

British Marine EXPO

Tickets on sale for highly anticipated British Marine Expo

21 Feb 2019

General News

Taking place on 26-27 March 2019 at the impressive St. Mary’s Stadium in Southampton, the Expo brings together some of British Marine’s most popular events with fantastic opportunities to learn, network and sell. Secure your place today.


ICOMIA releases its report from the IMO's 6th session of the subcommittee on SDC

21 Feb 2019

The report covers the IMO’s 6th session of the sub-committee on Ship Design and Construction held between Monday 4 – Friday 8 February. The items in the report are particularly relevant to the leisure and superyacht industries.