Colours, weather, music and even films and TV programmes are all popular when it comes to boat names, but there are certainly a few surprising ones too...
Boataffair's Boat Swapping Community allows yacht owners to swap their craft with other boaters in over 40 locations in the world
The Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) have unveiled the most popular boat names for 2018. Has the name of your craft made the list?
Keep everyone entertained with our updated compilation of the best nautical jokes around..they're guaranteed side splitters!
We all know that marine fuel doesn't come cheap - these easy to follow tips will save you cash and get the most out of your boat
Local Solutions are launching the Wheelyboat at their Liverpool Watersports Centre this Thursday (12 April)
Simple and delicious meals that are quick and easy to make even in the smallest of galleys
These salty dogs love going on a boat! Swimming with dolphins, playing with sea lions and pranking their owners is just part of sea life for these pups
The 90s gave us some memorable boat-themed film classics. The Hunt for Red October kept us glued to the screen and there was not a dry eye in the cinema when Titanic came out. But which one is the best film of the 90s? Take our poll and vote for…
The chances are you or someone you know will have sailed a Drascombe at some point. YBW looks back as the iconic British boat brand celebrates 50 years
From April 2018, the cost of a Canal and River Trust boat licence will rise by 3%. The announcement comes as feedback is sought on the future of the national boat licence
Read our boat canvas cleaning guide and give your boat a quick and cost-effective makeover
Replacing the cancelled Perranporth heats of the RYA ThunderCat Racing Championship is a long haul race across the Solent. The event will take place on the 30th September from Warsash
As One Directon's Liam Payne announces his intentions to name his first yacht after his partner, Cheryl Tweedy, we wondered how many of you have named a boat after a loved one?
From the biggest boat on show to the World Record for the 'largest human image of a boat’, find out some weird and wonderful facts about the Southampton Boat Show, which takes place 15-24 September
We have a vacancy for a writer working across all our marine titles specialising principally in gear reviews and tests and overseeing features on practical boatbuilding project
Officials have confirmed that 10 people are dead and dozens more are missing after a boat sank in the Xingu River in northern Brazil
Princess Yachts, Riva, Hallberg-Rassy, Sunseeker and Riviera don't just make stunning boats, they also produce beautiful objects to complement yachts and homes. From lamps to coffee sets, you could own a piece of ultimate yachting luxury
The unnamed man was naked on a boat and was shooting at police. He was killed by officers after an hour long standoff at Eagle Harbor, Washington
The bright yellow Boaty McBoatface submersible has arrived back in Southampton after taking part in its first Antarctic mission