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24 Sep 2018

The downside of the long, hot summer is that there have been further frustrations for boaters resulting from rail swing bridges not being able to open to allow river traffic…

24 Sep 2018

The Broads Authority’s Navigation Committee is an important consultative body providing advice on key issues relating to the management of the waterways.  Every four years an open process is run…

17 Sep 2018

If a fear of the unknown is putting you off buying a boat, you’re not alone. The single biggest reason that many would-be boat owners shy away from acting on…

05 Sep 2018

One of the Norfolk Broads’ great characters and boating pioneers, Langford Jillings Snr, has died at the age of 79. Born in Lowestoft on Christmas Day in 1938, Langford worked…

28 Aug 2018

We are delighted to be exhibiting the Haines 32 Offshore at what will be Southamptons’ 50th Boat Show.  This is an on-water boat Show, one of the largest in Europe and…

25 Jul 2018

Work to transform the newly-named Langford Harbour on the Brundall Riverside Estate into first-class mooring for about a dozen boats continues apace. With the dredging work to improve the mooring…

20 Jul 2018

The Environment Agency have confirmed that highly toxic blue-green algae have been found present at the following locations on the Broads: Neatishead Staithe, Gaye’s Staithe, Irstead Staithe and South Walsham Staithe….

20 Jul 2018

A section of the Kennet & Avon canal, that links the River Thames to the River Avon at Bath was accidentally drained recently. A boater who was in a hurry…

19 Jul 2018

Norfolk Yacht Agency and boat builders Haines Marine have moved to dispel the doom and gloom around the industry to hail a “summer of success”. The two companies, who have…

16 Jul 2018

We are thrilled to announce (with Danni’s permission) that Danni and Wayne are expecting a baby early in 2019. Congratulations to you both from all of us – we can’t…

05 Jul 2018

Grahame Madge, Press Officer for the Met Office, says that the cooling influence coming across the North Sea will be limited and in the next few days temperatures will rise. …

05 Jul 2018

Haven Bridge repairs are underway this week.  The bridge was lifted on Monday evening at 2000hrs at which time the TS Lord Nelson, which had been waiting to leave, was…

11 Jun 2018

The Broads Authority is reminding boaters to ensure they take appropriate measures to protect themselves, passengers and others from the dangers of carbon monoxide (CO2). An incident on the Broads…

11 Jun 2018

Haven Bridge lifting is still causing problems which started towards the end of May. Engineers are working on the bridge which we understand is not closing properly. We have fingers…

11 Jun 2018

Please see latest Notice to Mariners PPGY NTM 12 2018 Great Yarmouth Air Show June 2018

24 May 2018

The sun-drenched second Brundall Boat Show has been hailed a “phenomenal success”, with a large turnout despite a clash with the Royal Wedding. And Norfolk Yacht Agency (NYA) managing director…

23 May 2018

It’s not often you get the chance to take some of Italy’s most legendary footballers on a boat trip down the Norfolk Broads. Fresh from playing in front of nearly…

14 May 2018

Congratulations to our staff members, Sam Weston & Chris Gaster, who spent Thursday & Friday last week with Chris Billson of East Coast Motorboat Training.  Chris Billson put them through…

14 May 2018

What do you do when your event clashes with the must-see wedding of the year? Rather than reschedule this Saturday’s second Brundall Boat Show, organisers are laying on big-screen coverage…

10 May 2018

The second Brundall Boat Show will take place on Saturday 19th May.  This year the show will be hosted by Norfolk Yacht Agency, Norfolk Boat Sales, Tingdene Marinas and East…