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SIBS LOGO Southampton 2019

You Can’t Sea Me: Image-Conscious Millennials Too Body Conscious To Take A Dip

27 Aug 2019

Nearly a quarter (23%) of British millennials avoid getting in the water while on holiday because they do not feel confident wearing swimwear, according to new research.

SIBS LOGO Southampton 2019

Boat Show makes waves with community beach clean

15 Aug 2019

Press release

The local Southampton community is being called upon to take part in a beach clean next Saturday (24 August 2019) to protect and support the iconic coastal habitat and wildlife.

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Missing the boat: UK Kids un-shore of A-B-Seas

08 Aug 2019

Press release

A staggering 2.28million British kids have never been swimming in the ocean, and 35% have never been in a boat on the sea, according to new research.


Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat 2019 to inspire boating for everyone

17 Jun 2019

Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat, Britain’s biggest festival of boating, will return from Friday 13 September to Sunday 22 September 2019. Aligned with British Marine’s latest Futures strategy and new title sponsor, Borrow A Boat, the Show will spotlight the accessibility, flexibility and inclusivity of boating.