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Here you can find out about the latest news to do with the Boating Association, including event dates and AGM agendas.

1st April brings in new Boat Safety Scheme requirements

Posted on Apr 14th, 2019 - By admin - 0 Comments

From the 1st April 2019 a carbon monoxide alarm will be required on all boats in scope of the Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) requirements that have…

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PLATINUM RALLY

Posted on Apr 14th, 2019 - By admin - 0 Comments

Following a very fruitful committee meeting on the 24th March, rally preparations are being finalised! We are keen to hear from volunteers prepared…

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Non-native Invasive Species, Floating Pennywort found in River Witham

Posted on Jan 13th, 2019 - By admin - 0 Comments

Floating Pennywort has been discovered on the Witham system for the first time, this invasive non‐native …

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New requirements for CO alarms for boats with accomodation for BSS

Posted on Jan 13th, 2019 - By admin - 0 Comments

Following the public consultation in Autumn 2018 on proposed changes to the Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) the BSS Management Committee has decided that…

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CO alarms save lives!

Posted on Nov 15th, 2018 - By admin - 0 Comments

"If you have any fuel burning appliances aboard, an engine or generator, fit a suitable audible carbon monoxide alarm for an added re-assurance." -…

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‘Be aware of CO alarms not working’, warns the Boat Safety Scheme

Posted on Jul 13th, 2018 - By admin - 0 Comments

Choosing the right CO alarm could be the best purchase you ever make but be aware of false claims! Following media reports this June about…

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Data Storage

Posted on May 1st, 2018 - By admin - 0 Comments

Data storage: I have emailed every member who I had an email address for seeking consent to store their information. Many, many have not…

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The BSS next business plan to 2022 includes certification price rise

Posted on Feb 8th, 2018 - By admin - 0 Comments

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…

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

Posted on Feb 8th, 2018 - By admin - 0 Comments

  No1: Collision Regulations All Mariners are reminded that they should at all times comply with the rules contained within the International…

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Joint The Boating Association & Farndon Boat Club – This Weekend!

Posted on Sep 6th, 2017 - By admin - 0 Comments

Summer Rally Weekend - Click the link to Register and for more…

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