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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.


Golden Globe Race

Golden Globe Race

Friday, 16 February 2018

9 Months Alone At Sea, 30,000 Miles Non-Stop, No Modern Technology, Southern Ocean!

April BoatBid Auction

April BoatBid Auction

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

The April BoatBid auction will run from the 13th to the 17th April.

February BoatBid - Auction Open!

February BoatBid - Auction Open!

Friday, 09 February 2018

The February BoatBid auction is open.

Boatshed Brighton and Brighton Barge: Friends!

Boatshed Brighton and Brighton Barge: Friends!

Monday, 05 February 2018

So, take an abandoned closed Chinese restaurant, floating on an old barge in a corner of Brighton Marina and apply some Brighton-style inspiration, decoration and glamour and you get...Brighton Barge!

Boatshed Brighton and Natureshop Team Up

Boatshed Brighton and Natureshop Team Up

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Nature Shop is an award winning retailer specialising in top quality, natural fibre, eco-friendly clothing and footwear.

List of boating and sailing events for 2018

List of boating and sailing events for 2018

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

We could not find a good list of 2018 Boatshows, Regattas and Events, so we have built one for everyone to use. It is a work in progress! so if you know of any boating events that are not featured here, then please contact us and we would love to feature it :)

Brighton Boat Jumble

Brighton Boat Jumble

Friday, 12 January 2018

The next Brighton Marina boat jumble will be held at the village square, Sunday 25th February from 1000-1500.

February BoatBid - Catalogue Open

February BoatBid - Catalogue Open

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

February BoatBid - Catalogue Published

Lifejacket deflation - the right way!

Lifejacket deflation - the right way!

Sunday, 31 December 2017

Many people ruin their lifejackets by deflating them incorrectly after testing - watch this quick video to see how to do it properly...

Lifejacket Failure

Lifejacket Failure

Saturday, 30 December 2017

This lifejacket looked good to go, but - shock horror - it isn't!

February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!

February BoatBid - Don't Forget To Enter!

Friday, 22 December 2017

February BoatBid - Entries Close 31/12/2017

February BoatBid - Open To Entries

February BoatBid - Open To Entries

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Entries Close 24th December.

December Boatbid - Auction Open!

December Boatbid - Auction Open!

Friday, 08 December 2017

December Boatbid - Place Your Bid!

Malmaison Hotel and Boatshed Brighton Continue Their Friendship

Malmaison Hotel and Boatshed Brighton Continue Their Friendship

Monday, 04 December 2017

Malmaison Hotel in Brighton Marina and Boatshed Brighton continue their great friendship, aiming to find you the best and funkiest quality hotel in Brighton at a reduced rate for Boatshed Brighton customers - all to keep the cost of boating down!

December BoatBid - A Preview

December BoatBid - A Preview

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

December BoatBid - A Preview

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

December BoatBid Catalogue

Hurricane Damaged Boats

Hurricane Damaged Boats

Sunday, 05 November 2017

One company that has been working to help with the sale and disposal of many of the boats caught up in the hurricanes is Boatshed.com. Hurricane Damaged Boats.com is an initiative specifically designed to help companies, individuals, boat owners, charter companies and the wider marine industry following the storm and hurricane damage in the Caribbean.

Winterising Your Boat

Winterising Your Boat

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Winter is almost here...

December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October

December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October

Friday, 20 October 2017

December Boatbid - Entries Close 29/10

Vanishing Sail, award winning Caribbean feature Doc in Saint Leonards-on-Sea!

Vanishing Sail, award winning Caribbean feature Doc in Saint Leonards-on-Sea!

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Vanishing Sail has been making waves all over the world at film festivals and special event screenings and now West Indies Boat building Culture comes to Saint Leonards-on-Sea when the beautiful Kino-Teatr will resonate with the sound of caulking mallets on a wooden hull taking shape on a beach in Carriacou, the Land of Reefs!