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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.

Is this the motor cruiser you are looking for?!
Is this the motor cruiser you are looking for?!
Thursday, 29 May 2014

If you’re looking for a bargain boat for sale in Essex we may have the boat you are looking for. Ideal for longer voyages or comfortable live aboard's, all three of these models are not only very capable cruisers, but with all the creature comfo...

3 Ways to Afford a Boat That You Love
3 Ways to Afford a Boat That You Love
Thursday, 15 May 2014

I’m sure summer is on the way now, and there are loads of ways to get boating locally this weekend, in fact some events are free!

3 Bargain Boats for the Bank Holiday Weekend
3 Bargain Boats for the Bank Holiday Weekend
Thursday, 01 May 2014

This weekend you can visit the Thames Sailing Barge Trust’s two sailing barges at Hythe Quay. Take a look around these two iconic vessels and enjoy some shanty singers during this seafaring themed day out in Maldon this weekend. The cost is simp...

3 Glorious Sailing Yachts Reduced in Price
3 Glorious Sailing Yachts Reduced in Price
Thursday, 17 April 2014

There are rumours that this summer is going to be long and hot, in fact the best we have had in the UK for years. What better way is there to enjoy those perfect summer days, than as the captain of your own yacht, sailing where the winds take you?...

3 Bargain Boats for the Boating Season
3 Bargain Boats for the Boating Season
Thursday, 27 March 2014

If you’re looking for a luxury motor yacht for sale in Essex we may have the boat you are looking for. Each of these boats has an extensive slideshow of images so that you can examine it thoroughly before booking a viewing. You may also like the...

Our Broker’s Top 3 Bargains This Week
Our Broker’s Top 3 Bargains This Week
Thursday, 13 March 2014

We are loving the sunshine here in Essex and can’t wait to get out on the water this weekend. If you’re ‘between boats’ at the moment check out these three that have been reduced in price and book a viewing before somebody else does! (This...

Go fish! 8 Essentials When Fishing at Sea
Go fish! 8 Essentials When Fishing at Sea
Thursday, 06 March 2014

This week www.worldfishing.net has reported that the UK fisheries authority has ordered a new patrol boat. It should be ready by Spring 2015.

3 Ways to get on the Water for Less
3 Ways to get on the Water for Less
Thursday, 27 February 2014

If you’re looking for a cheap boat for sale in Essex these three boats offer amazing value without compromising on quality or features. With a full range of second hand boats for sale on our website we aim to make boating in Essex affordable wha...

Sailing Instructor Wows his Wife with Unique Birthday Present
Sailing Instructor Wows his Wife with Unique Birthday Present
Thursday, 20 February 2014

Don’t miss the March edition of Practical Boat Owner, where Boatshed customer Colin Stracey shares how he built a PBO Pup for his wife’s 50th birthday.

Our Top 3 Featured Boats This Week
Our Top 3 Featured Boats This Week
Thursday, 13 February 2014

Aside from our usual featured ‘Boat of the Moment’, we also like to regularly highlight boats that have been reduced in price. If you’re looking for a boat today at yesterday’s prices we may have the boat you are looking for right now. Ea...

How to buy a boat without breaking the bank
How to buy a boat without breaking the bank
Thursday, 30 January 2014

‘Thrifty’ is not a word that comes to mind when you’re thinking of buying a boat, but keeping an eye on our latest reductions could actually save you thousands of pounds. If you’re looking for a Broom Crown, Hunter Legend or Beneteau boat ...

The boat auction has started, Bidding has begun
The boat auction has started, Bidding has begun
Friday, 17 January 2014

The auction has just started and you can now start bidding! Auction ends on Tuesday 21st Jan 2014, so get bidding.

Zen and the art of boat buying
Zen and the art of boat buying
Thursday, 16 January 2014

If only you could find your perfect boat in 5 minutes – you’d book a viewing and have the rest of the day to yourself right? If you’re struggling to keep up with the number of boats for sale out there our tech guys have recently developed a ...

Boatshed Yacht Broker Awards 2014
Boatshed Yacht Broker Awards 2014
Friday, 10 January 2014

The Boatshed 2014 Conference was held at the Excel exhibition centre during the London boat show. Boatshed offices travelled to London to share best practice, discuss ideas and develop new strategy for 2014/15.

How to make 2014 your best year yet
How to make 2014 your best year yet
Thursday, 09 January 2014

Despite the dodgy weather, raging winds and floods I am always full of incorrigible optimism at this time of year. It’s as if we have a blank slate to work with. (Incidentally that’s a historical nautical term: The watchkeeper at the helm woul...

Boatshed Scotland scoops broker of the year award
Boatshed Scotland scoops broker of the year award
Thursday, 09 January 2014

Boatshed Scotland won the trophy for "Yacht Broker of the year" at the 2014 Boatshed Conference and Awards ceremony.

London Boat Show on stand E163
London Boat Show on stand E163
Friday, 03 January 2014

Boatshed.com will be on Stand E163 for the next 9 days.

January Sails!
January Sails!
Thursday, 02 January 2014

Was your New Year’s resolution to get a bigger boat, a smaller boat or your very first boat? Have you resolved to spend less and save more this year? Here at Boatshed Essex we want to help you with that.

5 festive gifts for you
5 festive gifts for you
Thursday, 19 December 2013

Here at Boatshed Essex we are getting into the spirit of the festive season by offering you five things for free.

Check out the boats in our next auction: Catalogue is now live
Check out the boats in our next auction: Catalogue is now live
Wednesday, 18 December 2013

Check out the bumper selection of boats in our next auction January 17-21 2014. If you are interested in any boats, you’ll have plenty of time to fit in a viewing before the auction starts on January 17th 2014.

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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.

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