Inland Boating - your next undiscovered adventure

24 April 2017

General News

Are you after some inspiration for what to do this weekend or for your next holiday? Check out this new video from British Marine about the ways you can cruise the UK's iconic inland waterways.

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The essential app for the River Thames

11 April 2017

General News

The River Thames Guide app offers an interactive map of the River Thames from Lechlade to the Thames Barrier, with plenty of overlays including marinas, pubs and fishing, plus a journey planner, bridge headways, weather, current conditions and useful boating and river advice.

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Scotland looks forward to biggest ever Push The Boat Out campaign

10 April 2017

General News

Scotland looks forward to its biggest ever Push The Boat Out campaign this summer with as many as 42 clubs and centres signed up.

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Fancy a holiday with a difference?

22 February 2017

General News

New Year means new starts, new experiences and new ways of doing things. And that includes short breaks and holidays.

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Servicing and boat winterisation

30 January 2017

General News

Read our handy guide on preparing your boat for the winter months.

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Mooring your boat

30 January 2017

General News

There are thousands of berths and moorings in the UK, but how do you go about finding the right one for you?

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Newlands Primary School's budding sailors in race against Olympians

11 November 2016

General News

British Marine member Southampton Water Activities Centre, managed by charity Active Nation, played host to a race between Newlands Primary School's young sailing hopefuls and Olympic medallists last month.


Are the Rio 2016 Olympics tempting you to try kayaking?

11 August 2016

General News

With the Rio 2016 Olympics underway and Team GB celebrating Joe Clarke's gold medal success in the K1 canoe slalom final, why not try canoeing or kayaking yourself?


5 Places to Explore on the Magical Norfolk Broads

24 May 2016

General News

The Norfolk Broads have been coined ‘Britain’s Magical Waterland’ which represents the mystic beauty of the rivers, with the fun and adventure that the whole family can enjoy whilst on a holiday on the Broads.


Crick Boat Show to Celebrate Brindley 300

26 April 2016

General News

The 2016 Crick Boat Show, Britain’s biggest inland waterways festival, is to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the birth of James Brindley, popularly honoured as Britain’s first great canal builder, and for the first time ever all children aged 16 and under can visit any show day for free.

Boat Shows

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Two of the biggest in the UK are the London Boat Show and Southampton Boat Show but there are loads of other regional and specialised shows which are great too.

Leisure Boating Ideas

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Looking for a Boating Holiday? Chartering a boat? Training? Experience days? Find out more from British Marine Leisure Boating - The Training, Charter and Holiday Professionals >