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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.


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).

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.

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.

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?

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.

Mad about Boats?

Mad about Boats?

Saturday, 12 May 2007

Neil and Mandy Chapman founders of Boatshed Yacht Brokers decided to take a few hours off during a recent visit to the Boatshed Falmouth office, to visit the Maritime Museum. If you are mad about boats you will love this place. What was planned as a quick look ended up being a visit for several hours. "I could have stayed a week" claimed Neil. Here is a selection of photos of the museum. Mandy from Boatshed took to the idea of sailing aboard Hugo Vihlen's yacht "Fathers Day" in which he sailed the Atlantic in 105 days. Interestingly Mandy is actually 6 inches longer than the boat itself ! The boat holds the record for the smallest yacht to have ever crossed the Atlantic at 5'4". Now that's mad about boats :-)

Gone Sailing!

Gone Sailing!

Saturday, 12 May 2007

"My sister is 40 this year and she is having a party in Scotland, lets up sail there!"

Boatshed.com wins “The Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007”

Boatshed.com wins “The Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007”

Friday, 13 April 2007

Boating Business Awards

Another Boatshed launch party

Another Boatshed launch party

Monday, 02 April 2007

Launch party at the RNSYC Lowestoft UK

Freak Tides

Freak Tides

Sunday, 01 April 2007

Some areas of the South coast of England have been put on alert for expected very high tides today.

Windream One

Windream One

Saturday, 24 March 2007

Everyone is setting records these days and you could be excused for missing some stuff in the blur and blurb of publicity that surrounds each attempt.

Dubai International Boat Show

Dubai International Boat Show

Tuesday, 13 March 2007

Boatshed are soaking up the sun and atmosphere in Dubai this week.

Dee Caffari & Aviva enter Open 60 racing with a little help from Boatshed

Dee Caffari & Aviva enter Open 60 racing with a little help from Boatshed

Monday, 12 March 2007

DEE CAFFARI AND AVIVA LAUNCH CAMPAIGN FOR A NEW WORLD FIRST

The Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007

The Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2007

Sunday, 18 February 2007

Boating Business Awards

Boatshed Norfolk expands into Suffolk

Boatshed Norfolk expands into Suffolk

Saturday, 03 February 2007

Boatshed, Europe’s fastest growing yacht brokerage has launched it newest office in East Anglia. Boatshed has been successfully selling boats in the region for a number of years from its Boatshed Norfolk and Boatshed Essex offices, which are now being joined by Boatshed Suffolk.

RNLI Award

RNLI Award

Wednesday, 10 January 2007

Neil Chapman Founder and Chairman of Boatshed.com is presented with an RNLI Ambassador certificate by Andrew Freemantle MBE, Chief Executive of the RNLI.

Velux 5 Oceans Race Update

Velux 5 Oceans Race Update

Wednesday, 10 January 2007

Boatshed sponsor Velux 5 Oceans Race...ONE MAN, ONE BOAT, ONE WORLD