Davey & Co London Limited to become World Wide Distributor For Brookes & Adams

Brookes & Adams and Davey & Co have a long history of working together and both companies have been manufacturing since the 1800’s. The recent acquisition of Davey & Co. (by Mr John Buckley) has led to changes in business strategy and planned route to market. Adrian Brookes MD at B&A and Jeff Webber MD […]

Christmas gift inspiration…

If you are struggling for inspiration for Christmas presents for the lovely lady in your life why not buy her a cosy jumper or some lovely new boots from our Chandlery. Thank you to Guy for his expert photography and to our lovely models Jane and Debbie. Drop in or call the Chandlery on 01502 […]

Flood alert in Southwold harbour

Today 19/11 we have a flood alert in Southwold harbour so we have had to prepare for 2-3 inches of water to come into the boat sheds. It happens normally once a year when the tides and weather systems meet in the North Sea.

Looking for a practical Christmas gift and need some inspiration?

Our multi talented engineering team took to the catwalk/pontoon for an impromptu fashion shoot to model some of the great brands including Holebrook and Orca Bay that we stock in our chandlery. Although we are closed to the public you can still order and pay for goods over the telephone. 01502 724721 They were complete […]

So Pleased Completed

So Pleased a Moody 38 has been with our team in Ipswich for some improvement works, the saloon hatch headlining has been replaced, we have replaced the bulkhead fashion piece, the doors have been swapped to open the opposite way, we have finished the galley locker with a teak trim and made a new teak […]

Covid Update

With the latest lockdown measures now in place we just wanted to reassure our lovely customers that although our chandlery is closed to the public if there is anything you need we can take orders over the telephone, take payment and arrange for delivery or collection. The boatyards are still operating following the latest strict […]

Wanda returns

Wanda the Dunkirk little ship has returned to HMS for the winter for some maintenance works and to try and solve some ongoing issues. See the full project here.

Yard News

HMS welcomes Josephine back to the Ipswich yard for some fairly major winter maintenance works.

Yard News

As we come to the end of what seems like a very short 2020 boating season both the Southwold and Ipswich yards are gearing up for a busy winter with a number of new boats arriving for mini and major refits and those existing projects nearing completion. If you have a project you would like […]