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National Association of Boat Owners · 5d ago

Thinking of renting a boat?

Across social media and the waterways press there are regular articles and requests from those looking to 'rent' a boat to live on or use as overnight accommodation. In urban areas living on...
National Association of Boat Owners · 5d ago

Editorial June 2017

Editorial When is shared ownership not shared ownership? Editor Peter Fellows considers licences for rented, shared and time-share boats
National Association of Boat Owners · 5d ago

Avoid Market Drayton in mid-August

Avoid Market Drayton in mid-August 500 anglers are expected to line a 15-mile stretch of the Shropshire Union towpath at Market Drayton on Saturday 19th August for the Angling Trust Division...
National Association of Boat Owners · 6d ago

Can you help NABO?

Can you help NABO? Here at NABO News, I would welcome some more help from members: do you have skills as a cartoonist or a crossword compiler? Would you be able to spend a couple of hours, s...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1W ago

NABO comment on MAIB report on Love for Lydia

NABO comments on MAIB report on Love for Lydia fatality due to CO poisoning. NABO has considered its position on the whole question carbon monoxide (CO) alarms becoming a mandatory requireme...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1W ago

BSS issue a warning on the perils of CO

The Boat Safety Scheme have today issued a warning on the dangers of carbon monoxide on boats. It reads as follows: NR 001.17 Ignore petrol-engine exhaust fumes inside boats at your peril - ...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1W ago

Reservoir levels

Reservoir levels As summer approaches, the number of boat movements increases, as does the drawdown on reservoirs. The mix of dry sunny spells and wet periods during March meant that overall...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1W ago

New NABO News on line

    The latest colour edition of NABO News is now available online to NABO members who have registered on the website. Members can log in and then open the pdf file on the Members/NABO New...
National Association of Boat Owners · 2W ago

CRT press release on 2017 boat count

CRT have just issued a press release on the results of thier annual national boat count. This shows that licence evasion on its waterways has reduced by 0.7% overall in the past year to 3.7%...
National Association of Boat Owners · 3W ago

NABO loses another Thames representative

It is with much sadness that we have to report that Dennis Hill, one of NABO’s Thames representatives,  passed away on Tuesday 25th April 2017.