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OUR TOP TIPS FOR MAINTAINING A BOAT’S ENGINE

OUR TOP TIPS FOR MAINTAINING A BOAT’S ENGINE

04.08.2022 | Lisa Anacora

A comprehensive boat maintenance programme will help to preserve the look, performance, integrity and value of your vessel. Whether it is the gunwhale or the bimini (yes, you might need to read our beginner’s guide to boat terminology), take the time to ensure all parts of your vessel are frequently cleaned, checked and serviced – […]

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OUR TOP TIPS FOR BOAT MAINTENANCE

OUR TOP TIPS FOR BOAT MAINTENANCE

04.08.2022 | Lisa Anacora

We understand that buying a boat can take considerable time and significant money – and therefore, once the sale is complete, this asset needs to be protected at all costs. To ensure the boat operates at peak performance, and doesn’t depreciate, owners must ensure they have a comprehensive boat maintenance programme in place. In this […]

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VAL WYATT BRINGS NEW INTENDER 950 CABRIO TO UK MARKET

VAL WYATT BRINGS NEW INTENDER 950 CABRIO TO UK MARKET

03.05.2022 | James Clifton

We are delighted to expand our portfolio of industry-leading open day boats by becoming the sole UK supplier of the Interboat Intender 950 Cabrio, which was officially launched at the Palma International Boat Show last week. We believe this new model provides the perfect opportunity for existing day boat owners looking to upsize their vessels, […]

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SUSTAINABILITY HAS TO BE A PRIORITY FOR BOATING SECTOR

SUSTAINABILITY HAS TO BE A PRIORITY FOR BOATING SECTOR

19.04.2022 | Lisa Anacora

Barely a day goes by without several articles being published by key media highlighting the precarious position of the environment. Earlier this month (5th April), an IPCC report said that the UK government is “moving too slowly to tackle the climate emergency” (story via the Guardian). In addition, just last week (12th April), Prince Charles set out his five-point plan to […]

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ANTIFOULING YOUR BOAT: ALL YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

ANTIFOULING YOUR BOAT: ALL YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

24.03.2022 | Lisa Anacora

When you have parted with a significant amount of your hard-earned cash to purchase the boat of your dreams, you’ll understand just how important it is to maintain the value of your vessel. The most obvious way to achieve this is to ensure you have a regular maintenance plan in place to protect your boat. […]

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A GUIDE TO BOATING HOLIDAYS ON THE THAMES

A GUIDE TO BOATING HOLIDAYS ON THE THAMES

02.03.2022 | Lisa Anacora

Countless travel restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have left many UK holidaymakers looking a little closer to home over recent years, providing a welcome boost to the local economies of tourist areas impacted by the various lockdowns, such as Devon, Cornwall and the Lake District. It is also exciting to see that Thames boating […]

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