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Join Our Management Committee

At The Boating Association’s recent (virtual) AGM, it was decided that more members should be invited to join the committee. No need to worry, no onerous tasks are waiting for you, The committee just values your ideas and opinions. Even … Continue reading

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The Latest Boating Association Boat Safety Scheme Report Is Live

The Boating Association Boat Safety Scheme Officers Report: Boat inspections have resumed following a shutdown due to Covid-19, however, at the time of writing inspections carried out year to date are some 21% down compared 2016. One meeting of the … Continue reading

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Don’t Let CO Ruin Your Life!

Take the lessons from the death from carbon monoxide poisoning of two friends in York Following the deaths of two friends from carbon monoxide (CO)  poisoning in a boat called Diversion in York in December 2019. The boaters died when … Continue reading

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The Boat Safety Scheme Urges Boaters To Follow The Latest MAIB CO Advice

The Boat Safety Scheme has put out a notice to all boaters urging them to follow their latest advice which was formulated in conjunction with the government’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB). The latest (26/10/2020) advice regarding CO can be … Continue reading

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*NOTICE ALERT* | SCHEDULED BOSTON BARRIER TESTING

Update correct as of 21/10/2020: The works for the Boston Barrier project are still on-going. This project is being carried out by contractors on behalf of the Environment Agency and is located on the River Witham, near Boston Lock. Boaters … Continue reading

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