Skip to main content


COVID-19: New measures announced in England and the Devolved Administrations

23 Sep 2020

Earlier this week the Prime Minister addressed the nation setting out a series of further measures to help minimise the spread of COVID-19.

A record 66 apprentices to join Princess Yachts this year

22 Sep 2020

British Marine is delighted to report that Princess Yachts is taking on a record number of 66 new apprentices this September, after conducting 224 ‘Zoom’ interviews for the positions over the lockdown period.

Six days left to submit entries to the Seaking Group’s photography competition

21 Sep 2020

Don’t forget to submit your entries to The Seaking Group’s photo competition which aims to capture life onboard and lift the spirits of the industry.

BOATS2020 appeal to Secretaries of State rejected

17 Sep 2020

BOATS2020 which was due to take place from 11-20 September 2020 and was cancelled on the evening of Thursday 10 September, despite having a licence which was issued on 28 July, and having been setup to the strict requirements of Southampton City Council’s Public Health England COVID-19 secure requirements, has failed in its appeal to the Secretaries of State for Public Health and Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.

Last chance to renew your British Marine membership before the 21 September deadline!

17 Sep 2020

British Marine has not received confirmation from a handful of members that they wish to remain a member of British Marine.

New appointments at Barrus

17 Sep 2020

Barrus has made three new appointments in the company’s Marine Equipment Division.

Rule of six set to have a significant impact on the private charter of passenger vessels

16 Sep 2020

The recent announcement and implementation of the new ‘rule of six’ in England has reversed the private hire side of the passenger vessel industry’s exemption of the 30-person cap on gatherings.

Marina online learning gathers speed

16 Sep 2020

The Global Marina Institute (GMI) has endorsed delivery of the online Intermediate Marina Management Course (IMM) with timing most suited to participation from the Middle East, UK/Europe and Asia.

Webinar to launch The Green Blue’s UK Marine Environmental Facilities Directory

15 Sep 2020

Join The Green Blue on the 24 September for the online launch of its UK Marine Environmental Facilities Directory.

COVID-19: High Court rules could change position on business interruption pay-outs

15 Sep 2020

British Marine understands that this week the High Court ruled that some insurance companies should have made pay outs to businesses in relation to COVID-19.