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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.

Marina of the year

Last chance to enter the Marina of the Year Awards

22 Aug 2019

Over the last few months berth holders up and down the country have been placing their votes for their favourite marina, in Towergate's Marina of the Year 2019 in partnership with the Gold Anchor Scheme and TYHA.

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Take part in Maritime UK, DfT and ICS’s campaign to highlight women in the maritime sector

22 Aug 2019

General News

Maritime UK, Department for Transport (DfT) and International Citizen Service (ICS) seek women working in the maritime sector to be the face of their new ‘People Like Me’ campaign.

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UK Government launch webinars in preparation for a ‘No-deal’ Brexit

22 Aug 2019

General News

Following the publication of the Government’s latest advice Brexit, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Goods Regulations team is hosting two webinars to provide further clarity for businesses if the UK was to leave the EU without a deal on 31 October 2019.

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MCA release new guidance for pleasure vessels

22 Aug 2019

The UK Government has published a set of six Marine Guidance Notes (MGN) to reinforce to managing agents, skippers and owners what is good practice in terms of safety when going out to sea, in a bid to to reduce the risk of any accidents occurring as a result of not following the most acceptable standards of safety required.

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Deadline extended to enter the British Marine Awards

22 Aug 2019

General News

The deadline to enter the prestigious British Marine Awards has been extended to Friday 6 September 2019.

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Superyacht UK website relaunched for Monaco Yacht Show

22 Aug 2019

The revitalised web presence is based on a new platform that will provide faster access and better search results for local and international visitors.

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Updated guidance on Brexit preparation from the UK Government

22 Aug 2019

General News

Last week the UK Government published updated guidance on placing goods on the UK market, placing goods on the EU market, using the UKCA marking and the status of conformity assessment bodies. 

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Take part in the marine delegation at Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat

15 Aug 2019

General News

Following the success of last month’s MIA showcase of capability which took place at Thruxton Motorsports Centre British Marine will host a MIA delegation at Southampton International Boat Show, powered by Borrow A Boat on Thursday 19 September 2019.

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British Marine members make the finalists for the first ever Maritime UK Awards

15 Aug 2019

General News

The finalists have been announced for the first ever Maritime UK Awards. In this inaugural year, four British Marine members have been shortlisted.

 

 

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