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.
A little more about 2 sailing boats in the auctionFriday, 21 August 2009
The BoatBid.com catalogue has a range of used motor and sailing boats on offer. All the boats are keenly priced as they are very seriously for sale but some of them though fantastic boats are not that well known so I thought I’d let you know a...
Southampton Boat Show BoatBid catalogue launchedThursday, 13 August 2009
BoatBid.com the online used boat auction supported by Boatshed.com has just launched the catalogue for their fifth auction. As usual we have a range of motor and sailing boats for sale in this auction which will run from the 12th to the 16th Sept...
Begonia: 2 happy customers Begonia: 2 clientes felicesSunday, 19 July 2009
At Boatshed Barcelona, in the course of our business as used yacht brokers we sometimes get confronted with very nice challenges. One of the recent ones was “Begonia“, . During 21 years, this very well kept Cape George 38 was the home of her f...
Complimentary 1 year Offshore membership with the RNLIMonday, 06 July 2009
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the charity that provides a 24-hour lifesaving service around the UK and Republic of Ireland. Last year RNLI lifeboats rescued almost 8,000 people, an average of 21 people a day.
Fund raising for the RNLISaturday, 04 July 2009
Church Stretton is probably as far from the sea as you can get in England. Mandy Chapman from Boatshed.com HQ office in Gosport was visiting the area for the day and was asked to help with the RNLI fund raising the local town.
Fantastic fourth BoatBid.com boat auctionFriday, 26 June 2009
Phew what a week that was! The fourth BoatBid online boat auction has just ended. We’ve had 32 used motor and sailing boats being auctioned online over the past 5 days and we’ve been busy answering all your questions and helping everyone to ...
BoatBid.Com bidding started on MondayFriday, 19 June 2009
Interest in the fourth BoatBid.com online boat auction is really hotting up. All our Boatshed.com brokers, who are handling the individual sales for the used boats in the auction, have been really busy answering questions and arranging viewings o...
Just over a week till the start of the fourth BoatBid.com auctionSaturday, 13 June 2009
There’s just over a week to go before the next BoatBid.com boat auction which has almost 40 used boats of all types going under the virtual hammer. We have everything from pretty little wooden yachts to big powerful motor cruisers and all types...
3 Classic Wooden Boats in BoatBidThursday, 28 May 2009
At BoatBid we have all kinds of used boats for sale in our auctions. We have used power boats and used sailing boats ranging from dainty little yachts to very stylish sports cruiser. Craft suitable to water ski behind and ones for yacht racing, w...
OSTARMonday, 25 May 2009
At 1230 BST H.R.H. The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, fired the start gun for this years Original Single Handed Trans-Atlantic Race (OSTAR).
BoatBid Summer Catalogue is launchedSaturday, 23 May 2009
Summer is just around the cornerFriday, 15 May 2009
I write this with a westerly gale raging outside but summer is only just around the corner. The Boat Bid team have been working hard selecting a fantastic range of used motor and sailing boats for the summer auction. There’s just a week to go ...
What’s it really like to buy or sell through BoatBid?Tuesday, 05 May 2009
To find out just what it’s like to buy or sell a boat through BoatBid I caught up with Steve Booth of Boatshed Essex who is now in the process of finalising the sale of the Stewart 24 Quarter Tonner from the last BoatBid auction.
The third BoatBid has ended so we're looking forward to the Summer BoatBid Boat AuctionThursday, 30 April 2009
The Pre Summer BoatBid has just finished with another flurry of bidding and boat sales. Yet again we sold some of the boats through Boatshed before the bidding even started but with nearly 3,000 used boats on the Boatshed website BoatBid will alw...
Boatshed BVI tackles Antigua Classic Yacht RegattaTuesday, 28 April 2009
BoatshedBVI www.boatshedbvi.com was once again privileged to race on the beautiful 1962 57’ Abeking & Rasmussen ketch at this year’s Antigua Classic.
Plymouth Sail and Power Show 2009Wednesday, 22 April 2009
The fifth annual Plymouth Sail and Power Show in the UK is set to take place on Saturday 25th to Sunday 26th April 2009.
Gibraltar boat showFriday, 17 April 2009
Boatshedespaña.com asiste a la primera Feria Internacional del Barco de Gibraltar, del 9 al 12 de abril de 2009. La feria tuvo un gran éxito gracias también a que los organizadores contaron con el puente de Semana Santa y disfrutaron de una gra...
Third BoatBid boat auction starts on 20th AprilFriday, 17 April 2009
The Easter holidays are now over and many boats have returned to their moorings. Some will have just been launched and their owners may well have spent the holidays putting the final touches to the winter works before she went back in. Others wi...
Blocked heads to cleaning your hullWednesday, 15 April 2009
Easter always seems to mark the start of the boating season with families leaving their berths for the Easter hols and heading off for their new adventures.
Gibraltar boat show firstTuesday, 14 April 2009
The first ever Gibraltar International Boat Show was held between Thursday 9th and Sunday 12th April 2009 in the Ocean Village marina in Gibraltar.
Boatshed Gibraltar, International Yacht Brokers wrote a timely article for the monthly glossy ...