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THE SOUTH COAST BOAT SHOW TO EXPAND

2019-12-12T18:27:31+00:00 December 12th, 2019|Go-To News|

Next's year's show has support from sponsor Raymarine The 2020 South Coast Boat Show will take place over the weekend of 15-17 May, at Southampton’s stunning Ocean Village Marina. Now in its second year the show, organised by the South Coast Boat Dealers Consortium, is carefully curated to attract serious buyers. On show will be [...]

LIGNIA distribution expands

2019-12-09T15:59:26+00:00 December 9th, 2019|Go-To News|

Bellotti signs LIGNIA to distribute its product in Italy and Switzerland LIGNIA Wood Company, the award-winning modified timber specialists, has signed a distribution agreement with Italian timber experts Bellotti Spa, who will be distributing the LIGNIA Yacht products to the Italian and Swiss markets. The agreement was signed in Amsterdam at METSTRADE, the world’s biggest [...]

Stentec’s 2020 DKW upgrades

2019-11-26T13:26:22+00:00 November 26th, 2019|Go-To News|

The 2020 upgrades of our DKW – digital water charts – are now available. Among them are the popular DKW1800 series and DKW Vaarkaart Nederland. Are you a license holder of the 2019 charts? Then an advantegeous upgrade is available for you and you can use the 2020 charts immediately. It is still based on [...]

New bar and restaurant at Shamrock Quay

2019-11-06T18:18:06+00:00 November 6th, 2019|Go-To News|

Berth holders, tenants and visitors at MDL’s Shamrock Quay Marina will soon be able to enjoy a range of culinary delights from the new onsite bar and restaurant, The Bistro at Shamrock Quay. With a planned launch date of 7th November, the team at The Bistro is hosting an opening night to welcome the marina’s berth holders, tenants and staff. [...]

LIGNIA Wood Company joins Water Revolution Foundation

2019-10-24T11:07:34+00:00 October 22nd, 2019|Go-To News|

Global foundation aims to drive sustainability in the yachting industry. LIGNIA Wood Company, the manufacturer of the sustainable real-wood alternative to Burmese teak, LIGNIA Yacht, has joined Water Revolution Foundation as a Corporate Partner. Both organisations have similar aims and objectives to improve the eco-friendly credentials of the yachting industry. Water Revolution Foundation aims to neutralise the footprint of the yachting industry [...]

Great deals on sailing Eye of the Wind

2019-10-18T17:53:58+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Go-To News|

+44(0)1872 580022 - Email: Skippers@classic-sailing.co.uk Windy & Wild Options - for all Budgets   What true sailor wouldn't want to sail in the windy West Indies on our new vessel 'Eye of the Wind?' 13 new winter voyages in the Caribbean, spanning from Martinique to Tortola. If it can only be a dream -then try [...]

Urgent Brexit update to all boatbuilders who export to the EU

2019-10-10T19:50:41+00:00 October 10th, 2019|Go-To News|

From British Marine.  In the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal, UK manufacturers will be required to obtain a new Manufacturers Identity Code (MIC) from one of the remaining 27 European Union Member States in order to meet the legal requirements of COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2017/1 of 3 January 2017 [...]

Big sailing dreams

2019-10-03T10:14:21+00:00 October 3rd, 2019|Go-To News|

+44(0)1872 580022 - Email: Skippers@classic-sailing.co.uk Big Sailing Dreams: "I would love to, but…… Congratulations to Tecla (above and top) and her crew for being the first tall ship for 100 years to navigate through the North West Passage of Canada. Dreams do come true. BUT .... Countless big travel dreams are easily dashed by lack [...]

Harken to Open in Palma

2019-10-03T06:13:00+00:00 October 3rd, 2019|Go-To News|

Harken will launch a new concept in service when it opens its ProCare Center October 1 in Palma. It will be a collaborative venture with Harken’s exclusive Spanish distributor, Equipyacht. Mark Gardner of Harken UK will manage the ProCare enterprise. “In Peter Harken’s words, our goal is to support our customers beyond their expectations,” Gardner [...]