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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.


Boatshed sells boats, have you tried them yet?

Boatshed sells boats, have you tried them yet?

Sunday, 26 August 2007

And this was amply proven during a recent excursion to Cowes to watch the P1 Powerboat racing in the company of the guys from Boatshed Hamble, Boatshed Cowes and Boatshed Poole. Time and time again I realised that the reason the Boatshed business works is because each and every one of the team members care passionately about the boats they are selling, the customers they have and the accuracy, attention to detail and all round service that they deliver. But I'm getting ahead of myself just slightly....

WIN! WIN! WIN! Tickets to Southampton Boat Show

WIN! WIN! WIN! Tickets to Southampton Boat Show

Sunday, 26 August 2007

Free, Free, Free, Free, Free tickets to Southampton Boat Show

RNLI - we support them, do you?

RNLI - we support them, do you?

Friday, 17 August 2007

The RNLI launches more than 20 lifeboats a day and as Boatshed is part of the RNLI Ambassador scheme, we thought you might like to keep up to date with what's happening around our coastline.

Stricken Cargo Ship off Gibraltar

Stricken Cargo Ship off Gibraltar

Wednesday, 15 August 2007

Boatshed Barcelona Test Sails a Classic

Boatshed Barcelona Test Sails a Classic

Wednesday, 15 August 2007

Boatshed Barcelona has on its books a really classic boat (Classic Ocean Cruiser) and the owner had been gently hinting that she wanted us to go out on the open water together so I could see her in all her glory (the boat that is, rather than the owner!)

Boatshed Has a Fender Friend

Boatshed Has a Fender Friend

Monday, 13 August 2007

Boatshed has today announced the first of their Preferred Partners – drum roll please……..Made to Measure Fenders.

Beauty contest?

Beauty contest?

Thursday, 09 August 2007

Do you ever wonder how your pride and joy gets moved round the world when you pay a shipping company to move it?

Planes, trains and automobiles

Planes, trains and automobiles

Thursday, 09 August 2007

By any means possible, make an appointment to see your local Boatshed this weekend. He did.......

Frankly Speaking, Boatshed Cowes Has Arrived

Frankly Speaking, Boatshed Cowes Has Arrived

Thursday, 09 August 2007

Boatshed Cowes, the centre of world sailing has landed, and is being run by the highly-trained, efficient and frankly quite regimental Frank Gelder (but in the nicest possible way).

Classic Weekend draws the crowds

Classic Weekend draws the crowds

Tuesday, 31 July 2007

As the weather held for most of the weekend a huge amount of people flocked around Sutton Harbour down the Barbican to take part in the Rally and get a good look at the boats and stands along with an Ice cream or 2!

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally in town

Plymouth Classic Boat Rally in town

Thursday, 26 July 2007

It’s that time of year again already! It seems like only a few months ago when Boatshed Plymouth attended the event alongside Maritime Plymouth.

Boatshed Brum ?

Boatshed Brum ?

Wednesday, 25 July 2007

The Boatshed team were in Birmingham this week and no mission to the Midlands would be complete with a walk along the towpaths of the famous canals in this part of the world.

Tall Ships Race in Barcelona

Tall Ships Race in Barcelona

Wednesday, 25 July 2007

From July 12 to 15 2007 the Tall Ships stopped over in Barcelona on their journey through the Mediterranean. As always and everywhere with the Tall Ships, it proved to be the ideal occasion to meet with sailing enthusiasts.

Boatshed.com a people thing?

Boatshed.com a people thing?

Monday, 02 July 2007

Boatshed is about so much more than just boats and sheds.

Seawork 2007

Seawork 2007

Saturday, 16 June 2007

Boatshed.com this week were at the UK Seawork Exhibition at the Port of Southampton. The traditional Fizz at Five was served every day and Boatshed members from Poole, Hamble, Falmouth, Chichester and HQ in Gosport were on stand to spread the Boatshed message.

Dale Nelson Brokerage Launches

Dale Nelson Brokerage Launches

Thursday, 07 June 2007

Dale Sailing launch new Brokerage system for the sale of their fantastic Nelson Boats.........

Run your own Boatshed ?

Run your own Boatshed ?

Wednesday, 06 June 2007

So the 9-5 weekdays drag is taking its toll? Looking for a challenge, a lifestyle change?

Mayflower Marina plays host to Yachting Monthly & Rally Portugal

Mayflower Marina plays host to Yachting Monthly & Rally Portugal

Tuesday, 05 June 2007

This cruise in company from Plymouth's recently re-furbished Mayflower Marina to the Algarve is a great way to head south, whether to the Med or onwards to the Canaries and an Atlantic crossing.

Boatshed Plymouth welcomes Gypsy Moth IV home

Boatshed Plymouth welcomes Gypsy Moth IV home

Tuesday, 29 May 2007

28/05/2007, 1340 hours Plymouth Sound: sunshine, stiff breeze, sails up, flags flying, Horns ready (the noisy ones), helicopters overhead, bacon and kettle on, engine off heading out to Penlee point ready to greet perhaps one of the most famous and infamous boats of our time on her homecoming from her 2nd circumnavigation.

Boatshed Plymouth to meet Gypsy Moth IV

Boatshed Plymouth to meet Gypsy Moth IV

Thursday, 24 May 2007

The world famous Gypsy Moth IV that took Sir Francis Chichester on his historic circumnavigation will be returning to Plymouth for the 2nd homecoming 40 years to the day.