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Dennis ‘Digger’ Barnes reaches his 45 year career milestone. Dennis is Sunseeker’s first apprentice

Sunseekers longest-serving employee celebrates 45 years of dedication

20 Dec 2023

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Sunseeker International proudly marks a significant milestone as Dennis ‘Digger’ Barnes, Sunseeker's first apprentice and longest-serving employee, celebrates an extraordinary 45 years of commitment and contribution to the iconic boatbuilding brand.

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Scanstrut Welcomes Chris Wachowski to Drive Product Innovation

20 Dec 2023

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With nearly 40 years of extensive product management experience, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise gained from prominent roles with industry giants

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Sailing Holiday Photos of the Year 2023 - Result

20 Dec 2023

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The inaugural PlainSailing.com ‘Sailing Holiday Photo of the Year’ competition got off to an unusual start – there was so little between two photos after a fortnight of public votes, the judges decided the fairest way to end the competition would be for the top prize to be shared by the top two winning entries

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Southampton Freight Services Group steps up for growth

20 Dec 2023

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Family-owned Southampton Freight Services (SFS) has taken its next step for future growth with the acquisition of international courier business EXPD International Ltd.

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Oyster 565 to star at boot Düsseldorf 2024

20 Dec 2023

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Oyster will be showcasing the highly-popular Oyster 565 at boot Düsseldorf from 20-28 January 2024, on stand C-58 in Hall 16.

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Marina Manager achieves Certified Management status

20 Dec 2023

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The Marina Manager at Largs Yacht Haven has become one of a handful of managers worldwide to achieve the highly acclaimed status of Certified Marina Manager (CMM).

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Henri-Lloyd appoints Sailforce in UK and Ireland

20 Dec 2023

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As one of the best-known and highly respected marine sales organisations, Sailforce’s experienced and knowledgeable team will provide Henri-Lloyd with additional hands-on sales representatives all over the country, driving brand visibility and supporting retailers and their customers.

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Formula One’s Adrian Newey OBE takes delivery of new Williams SportJet 460

20 Dec 2023

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Renowned chief technical officer of Formula One's Red Bull Racing team, Adrian Newey OBE, has taken delivery of the latest Williams SportJet 460 tender to complement his 27.4 metre Oyster 885 sailing yacht.

Cockwells’ 13m Limousine Tender Selected as a Finalist for International Design and Innovation Award

20 Dec 2023

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This craft is one of seven exemplary designs to have been shortlisted in the Tender of the Year category of the 2024 BOAT International Design & Innovation Awards, which honour the world-class naval architecture, styling and technology of the superyachts and tenders that have been delivered to clients within the past year.

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Award winners and show debuts on display with Ancasta at boot Düsseldorf 2024

20 Dec 2023

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Comprising an exciting selection of yachts, motorboats, and catamarans, Ancasta is proud to be showcasing yet another fantastic line-up for visitors, including the award-winning Beneteau First 44, which recently won the coveted ‘Performance Yacht of the Year’ award at the British yachting Awards 2023.