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Cleaner boats and cleaner oceans

2019-05-13T16:34:29+00:00 May 13th, 2019|Go-To News|

Marine 16, the supplier of products to maintain your boat inside and out, have developed the Zer0 Plastic range of cleaning products to help you save space and money, as well as plastic and chemical pollutants in our oceans. Zer0 Plastic is a range of three products, which together can clean 95% of your vessel. [...]

Can you teach boatbuilding?

2019-05-13T10:18:47+00:00 May 13th, 2019|Go-To News|

 The International Boatbuilding Training College Portsmouth requires a Boatbuilding Instructor Overall Package £31K We are looking for an experienced shipwright to join our expanding College team, training students of all ages the highest standards of craftsmanship in traditional boatbuilding.  Based in the Historic Dockyard, you will be involved, along with the students and volunteers, in [...]

Sailing awards help change young lives

2019-04-30T17:00:49+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Go-To News|

On the 6th April six young people embarked on a life-changing five-day sailing experience having won a place onboard the Ocean Youth Trust South’s flagship, Prolific, through MDL’s Sail Training Awards. The Awards were created to reward inspirational young people between the ages of 12 and 18 who have overcome adverse personal circumstances or shown other exceptional [...]

Jotun’s Guarantee Scheme for Antifouling

2019-04-25T13:43:49+00:00 April 25th, 2019|Go-To News|

Jotun Yachting Launch Antifouling Guarantee Scheme for Full Antifouling Range A new UK initiative now sees all three Jotun Yachting retail Antifouling products backed by a fouling performance guarantee.  NonStop II, Racing and Mare Nostrum users will have up to nine months peace of mind that their hull is protected from fouling. Jotun Yachting is a leading [...]

Something fishy at Hythe

2019-04-24T11:49:53+00:00 April 24th, 2019|Go-To News|

MDL announces first Seafood Festival at Hythe Marina Village An inaugural Seafood Festival is being held at Hythe Marina Village on 8th June 2019. With a wide range of local produce and live music the event is certain to become a firm favourite in the local calendar. “We have a really wide range of stall holders,” [...]

New midlayer from Helly Hansen

2019-04-16T17:40:55+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Go-To News|

 Helly Hansen’s HP Racing Midlayer Jacket with LIFALOFT™ Delivers Sailors Warmth without the Weight Staying warm and dry during sailing regattas can mean the difference between winning and losing. Clothing that provides comfort and protection without impeding the task at hand is imperative. Helly Hansen introduces the new HP Racing Midlayer Jacket that is so [...]

Le Tonkinois traditional varnish

2019-04-12T09:56:54+00:00 April 11th, 2019|Go-To News|

  Spring In The Air And Le Tonkinois On The Brush. With temperatures climbing above 10°C, it is time to get out the varnish brush, and make your pride and joy gleam. But the question is, what to use amongst all the options and modern synthetic paints. Sometimes the old recipes are the best, and [...]