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Data Storage

Data storage: I have emailed every member who I had an email address for seeking consent to store their information. Many, many have not responded, or their email address has changed. Would everyone please spread the word and if you … Continue reading

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Carbon Monoxide Risk Warning

As the 2018 boating season gets underway, following the deaths of four people and emergency treatment for two more, the BSS has a blunt warning for boaters using petrol engines, especially large petrol engines, which Marine Accident Investigation Branch investigations … Continue reading

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The BSS next business plan to 2022 includes certification price rise

The Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) Management Committee has agreed a new four-year business plan to resource its work to 2022 and invest in improvements that will have an even longer-term benefit. The plan also includes the first price rise in … Continue reading

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Port of Boston: Annual Standing Local Notice to Mariners in force 1/1/2018

  No1: Collision Regulations All Mariners are reminded that they should at all times comply with the rules contained within the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea (1972) unless specifically superseded by a Special Direction* issued by … Continue reading

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Pat Careless

The TBA has learned today from Ron Careless that his wife, Pat, died on Tuesday 19th┬áDecember. Ron and Pat have been boaters in the Trent region for many years on their boat, Wild Swan, and were well known to many … Continue reading

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