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.
Currency news - British pound, all time high against the EuroFriday, 13 March 2015
With the British pound is on a seven year high against the Euro which could remain for the next few months and is excellent news for boat buyers. As the Euro continues to slide British pound, if you are thinking of buying a boat in the Euro zone c...
Great opportunities for UK buyers!Monday, 09 February 2015
With the Pound currently reaching "Interbank " rates of around 1.35 Euros, now is a great time for UK buyers to consider buying their next boat in Spain.
Boatshed Newsletter November 2014Friday, 28 November 2014
Welcome to Boatsheds Newsletter, in it we round-up what Boatshed has been up to in the boat sales market and report on major events and trends in the sector. We are also introducing new and exciting Boatshed products and initiatives to suppor...
Strong Pound makes for interesting opportunities abroadSunday, 28 September 2014
There are some great opportunities at the moment for UK buyers to take advantage of the strength of the Pound's rate against the Euro.
UK and European VAT issues explained by a leading industry expertFriday, 01 August 2014
This end-of-year review focuses on the VAT 'hot topics' of 2014 and offers a few ideas for boat buyers and sellers to consider for the next year.
Diary of 2015 Boatshed Events, Boat Shows and RegattasFriday, 01 August 2014
Events, Boat Shows and Regattas in which Boatshed plan to participate, or which are of interest to our customers, during 2015.
How are we doing? What customers think of our serviceFriday, 01 August 2014
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:
Boatshed Scotland scoops broker of the year awardThursday, 09 January 2014
Boatshed Scotland won the trophy for "Yacht Broker of the year" at the 2014 Boatshed Conference and Awards ceremony.
New boat search for BoatshedWednesday, 18 December 2013
There are various ways you can now search using different criteria.
Boatshed goes responsiveMonday, 13 May 2013
Boatshed goes Responsive!
Today, nearly 30% of Boatshed's traffic is mobile. By the end of next year, this may exceed 50% Tablet sales are expected to exceed 100 million this year. Smartphones, of course, are also a hot commodity, with the ...
How to buy a boat? The processSaturday, 20 April 2013
Before you travel to view a boat, check out all pictures and video of every boat for sale. Our brokers take all their own pictures so you can see the up to date information and full inventory of each boat.
Thinking of selling your boat?Saturday, 20 April 2013
If you are thinking of selling your boat, then have a chat to one of our Boatshed Brokers and they will explain how Boatshed can help sell your boat and what they will do for you.
From the Galley - LENTIL CURRYWednesday, 17 April 2013
When we're at sea we always like to cook proper food. This meal always tastes great at sea and its easy to cook in a lively chop.
Suicide strip for your ensignMonday, 01 April 2013
We first saw this on a local ferry, they shoot across the harbour at 15 knots, their ensign extended at the stern and if you look carefully you will see a strip of netting sewn onto the tail end to protect from whipping its self to rags.
Getting your sail boat ready for seaSunday, 24 March 2013
The process of getting your boat ready for sea is a therapeutic and systematic approach, I love the fact myself and my partner work away with no talking getting the boat ready. We tend to use the same mental check list for a small or long trip as...
Where does he keep his tool kit?Wednesday, 20 March 2013
I’d only gone out for a couple of hours dog walking, whilst my husband stayed behind to do “boat jobs”.
From the Galley - PIZZASaturday, 02 February 2013
Cooking on board is always interesting on our Westerly Konsort, the galley area is not vast, but this is the season that I am going to see just what I can come up with to feed a hungry crew.
Boat Retailers and Brokers Code of PracticeTuesday, 11 December 2012
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RYA SailabilitySaturday, 28 April 2012
2 years ago, Boatshed Barcelona took part in an initiation to sailing for people with disabilities, organised by Sailability Catalunya. That was quite a gratifying experience: see our blog about that here.
Boatshed.com at the PSP Southampton boat show 2011Monday, 29 August 2011
Come and meet the Boatshed.com team at this years PSP Southampton boat show.