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.
BoatBid auction NOW OPEN!Friday, 16 September 2016
Bidding has just begun for the September 2016 European Boatbid.
BoatBid auction starts this Friday September 16th 2016.Monday, 12 September 2016
With over 50 lots, the September Boatbid boat auction has something for everyone. If you haven't taken a look at the online catalogue, you should do so now.
Win a Red Paddle Co inflatable Paddle board in our fab competitionTuesday, 06 September 2016
Boatshed have again teamed up with Red Paddle Co to give you the opportunity to win one of their fabulous Inflatable Paddle boards.
BoatBid Auction - NOW ONFriday, 15 July 2016
Bidding has just begun for the July 2016 Boatbid!
Under the Bonnet - Are you using all the new features?Thursday, 24 March 2016
We want our customers to feel valued, informed and, well…… loved. Instead of us keeping all the useful information about boat sales to ourselves, we have developed some tools to allow our customers to keep themselves informed whilst selling a...
From the Galley - CAMEMBERT AND SPINACH TORTILLAThursday, 03 March 2016
With Mother's Day on Sunday, this would be an ideal lunch to serve onboard if you are planning a day on the water as a Mother's Day treat - alternatively, even if there isn't a mum onboard - you will really enjoy this easy to make dish 'fr...
How to buy a boat with BoatBid.com boat auctionsFriday, 29 January 2016
BoatBid enables the boat buyer to bid with the confidence that any boat can be surveyed and sea trialed before you make the decision to purchase. The transaction is handled by one of Boatshed's brokers.
From the Galley - INDULGENT BREAKFAST PORRIDGE #NationalBreakfastWeekThursday, 28 January 2016
It's #NationalBreakfastweek this week and porridge is a fantastic food when you're on passage.
Avoiding pitfalls when buying and selling a used boatTuesday, 29 December 2015
Buying and selling a boat can be quite a daunting process, not to mention emotional, especially if you are selling something that has given you a tremendous amount of fun, challenges and happiness over the years and has become close to your heart....
Boatshed Newsletter Summer 2015Friday, 05 June 2015
Boatshed Newsletter Summer 2015 - we have news and articles including - WIN a PADDLEBOARD Competition - How does Boatshed sell boats twice as fast? - News from America - The Truth about the used boat market - Life on a cana...
Market Report Summer 2015Thursday, 04 June 2015
Many of the conditions and trends in the international used boat market that I reported upon in November 2014 continue and remain highly relevant to boat sales today. Overall, the market can be summarised as follow:
BWML (British Waterways Marinas) and BoatshedThursday, 04 June 2015
We are delighted to announce our new relationship with BWML. BWML is part of the UK’s Canal & River Trust (formally, British Waterways) a national charity whose primary role is the custodian and navigation authority for around 2,000...
MTA - the Maritime Training Academy’s Diploma in Yacht BrokerageThursday, 04 June 2015
Boatshed is delighted to announce its endorsement of the Maritime Training Academy's Diploma in Yacht Brokerage, the leading distance learning course to train and prepare new brokers for the used boat industry. Boatshed is working with the MTA to...
IPAs - Independent Pre-Sale AssessmentsThursday, 04 June 2015
At the Southampton Boat Show last year, Boatshed, together with the Marine Inspection Association of leading marine surveyors, introduced the use of IPAs when selling used sail and motor boats. An IPA is a further tool to increase the transparency...
New Boatshed Offices and BrokersThursday, 04 June 2015
The Boatshed Network continues to grow: We are delighted to welcome to the group:
Paul Diffin at Boatshed Lancashire in UK, Rolv Reissiger at Boatshed Penang in Malaysia, Edward Kay at Boatshed Riviera in France, Billy and Jo Hallam at Boatshe...
Diary of Upcoming EventsThursday, 04 June 2015
Where to find the Boatshed crew during summer 2015
How are we doing?Thursday, 04 June 2015
At Boatshed we encourage feedback from our customers, as a way of monitoring and improving the services we offer. Here are some recent comments we have received:
Inland Boating & Great Canal JourneysThursday, 04 June 2015
Back in the glory days, before the last recession, when the world was awash with cash and boat shows were held at Earls Court, I first came across Boatshed holding one of their famous Fizz at Five sessions. Their stand was near my Canal Experience...
Insurance Law UpdateThursday, 04 June 2015
The English Court of Appeal has for the first time, recently established an absolute rule that an assured who tells a lie or relies upon false evidence to support an otherwise valid insurance claim, will forfeit the claim entirely. In other words...
Notes From the US Pacific NorthwestThursday, 04 June 2015
News from the US Pacific Northwest – Boatshed Seattle