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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.


 What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

Friday, 23 December 2016

We love it when we receive feedback from buyers or sellers as it helps us to ensure that we are offering the best service that we can, below are some of the comments we have received recently.

From the Galley - Bread and butter pudding

From the Galley - Bread and butter pudding

Wednesday, 21 December 2016

What do you do if you have some old cinnamon and raisin bread which had dried out a little, some free range eggs, a tin of cream and a little milk? Make a decent winter pudding - which when its cold can be eaten in slabs as cake!

Fancy a dip this Christmas?

Fancy a dip this Christmas?

Monday, 19 December 2016

If you fancy a dip in the sea at Christmas, you are either brave/daft or raising money for charity – after all who would want to leave the comfort of their over warm homes to jump into icy waters if it wasn’t for charity!?

Welcome to Phil - a new owner for Boatshed Suffolk

Welcome to Phil - a new owner for Boatshed Suffolk

Friday, 16 December 2016

We are delighted to announce that Phil Berkeley has recently joined the team as the new owner of Boatshed Suffolk.

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 3

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 3

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Since our last blog Jeanne has again suffered a set back and has had to abandon her non stop circumnavigation of the world attempt.

Boatshed VR....what does it mean for boat sellers and buyers

Boatshed VR....what does it mean for boat sellers and buyers

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Boatshed is all about making buying a boat easier. This month we have launched VR, which alongside our hundreds of photos and videos makes the yacht brokerage sales process more transparent and faster.

10 Tips for doing business from your boat

10 Tips for doing business from your boat

Monday, 12 December 2016

A guide to keeping your in-tray empty whilst at sea.

BoatBid Auction NOW OPEN!

BoatBid Auction NOW OPEN!

Friday, 09 December 2016

Bidding has just begun for the December 2016 European Boatbid.

What is an Independent Pre-Assessment Survey (IPA)?

What is an Independent Pre-Assessment Survey (IPA)?

Wednesday, 07 December 2016

The Marine Inspection Association (MIA) is a group of like-minded yacht brokers and surveyors involved in the inspection, sale and purchase of second-hand sail and motor boats, throughout the UK and overseas.

Check your Mooring!

Check your Mooring!

Tuesday, 06 December 2016

Out on a dog walk with a friend recently, we came across this sad sight following Storm Angus. These two boats were washed up with mooring lines and buoys still attached and perilously close to rocks and concrete debris on the shore line.

Congratulations to the winner of our Paddleboard competition

Congratulations to the winner of our Paddleboard competition

Monday, 05 December 2016

During the Southampton Boat Show, Boatshed ran a competition to win a RED Paddle Company 10'6 inflatable Stand Up Paddleboard.

Why not view the Boatbid auction catalogue today?

Why not view the Boatbid auction catalogue today?

Friday, 02 December 2016

You can now see all 61 boats that are available to bid on in the next Boatbid auction which starts on Friday December 9th 2016.

Boatshed Seattle renew their license

Boatshed Seattle renew their license

Thursday, 01 December 2016

Waterline Boats trading as Boatshed Seattle have just renewed their License for a further 5 years. They signed their first agreement in 2008.

Boatshed welcomes Pegasus Marine Finance to the Preferred Partners Scheme.

Boatshed welcomes Pegasus Marine Finance to the Preferred Partners Scheme.

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Boatshed are please to announce a new partnership with Pegasus Marine Finance who specialise in inland and off shore boat finance.

How to prepare your boat for sale

How to prepare your boat for sale

Monday, 21 November 2016

You've come to the decision to sell your pride and joy, contacted your local Boatshed broker to get her listed, but what are you going to do to make your boat look fabulous to potential buyers? Boatshed brokers share their top tips, based on their personal experiences, for getting your boat looking swell to sell.

Welcome to Henry from Boatshed Riviera

Welcome to Henry from Boatshed Riviera

Friday, 18 November 2016

We are delighted to announce that Henry Burn has joined Edward, Solenne and Carolyn as a broker for Boatshed Riviera.

Meet the broker - Tim Kingston of Boatshed Brighton

Meet the broker - Tim Kingston of Boatshed Brighton

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

It's always good to know a little bit more about the team at Boatshed and this month we've been chatting to Tim Kingston who is a broker for Boatshed Brighton.

What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

What our customers say about using Boatshed to sell and buy a boat

Monday, 14 November 2016

We love it when we receive feedback from buyers or sellers as it helps us to ensure that we are offering the best service that we can, below are some of the comments we have received recently.

From the Galley - Mozambique Tuna Curry

From the Galley - Mozambique Tuna Curry

Thursday, 10 November 2016

This is fresh and fiery curry which was first cooked for us on Guernsey in the Channel Isles. Its a wet curry with lots of fresh tasting juices, the ginger gives a nice bit of heat and the tuna is really tender.

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 1

Jeanne Socrates and her journey around the World - part 1

Monday, 07 November 2016

Friend of Boatshed, Jeanne Socrates has already cast off on her 3rd attempt to sail around the world non stop and single handed - although the last two weeks haven't been easy going and she has had to retrace steps for some urgent repairs.