Quote Originally Posted by Quiddle View Post
Yes, there does seem to be an obvious dichotomy between south coast UK and the rest of the world in terms of boating charges. Sadly, or perhaps fortunately, there are sufficient numbers of boat owners willing to tolerate the exploitative profiteering of south coast yards.
Not for much longer. EU recent report said that in 10 years age of boat owners had increased by 10 years - e.g. no young boat owners coming along. With these requirements no wonder no one wants to own a boat.