Be in with the chance to win a £200 Sailing Chandlery voucher

Jul 31, 2020
Sailing Chandlery are one of many discount partners already working with GJW Direct to provide policy holders a 12% discount on their products when they sign up to MyBo....

Boat prep checklist: Preparing your boat to go back out on the water

May 19, 2020
Despite the impact Coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on the world, and these uncertain and troubling ...

Top 11 Marina Safety Tips

Apr 24, 2020
Storing your boat at a marina has many benefits, from enhanced security to being part of a close-kni...

Topics- Safety, Marina

5 ways to guard your Narrowboat against theft

Dec 6, 2019
The prospect of thieves and vandals targeting your vessel is a big worry as a narrowboat owner. To p...

How to be a responsible dinghy owner

Oct 14, 2019
Owning a boat is great fun, but isn’t without its responsibilities. If you’ve just bought a dinghy a...

Top 5 dinghy maintenance tips

Aug 26, 2019
Dinghy maintenance is important if you want to get as many years as possible out of your vessel. Whe...

Which RYA dinghy course should you take?

Aug 19, 2019
Experienced or not, RYA courses help keen sailors advance their skills and become more confident on ...

Topics- Dinghy, Safety, Insurance

Essential safety equipment for your PWC

Jun 17, 2019
There’s no feeling quite like taking your jet ski out on the water, the sense of freedom and excitem...

Topics- PWC, Safety, Jet Ski

8 things you need to know about your PWC

Jun 14, 2019
A personal watercraft is a fun and relatively inexpensive way to enjoy life on the water all year ro...

5 Things Every Narrowboat Owner Should Know

Jun 27, 2018
Whether you currently live on a narrowboat or you’re considering a lifestyle change and would like t...

Topics- Narrowboat, Safety

Narrowboat Safety and Security Tips

Jun 27, 2018
The security of your narrowboat is probably one of your biggest concerns, especially if you leave it...

Topics- Narrowboat, Safety, Tips