Oyster Yachts buoyed by landmark safety deal with Lloyd’s Register

By | June 21, 2018

Oyster Yachts is delighted to announce a strategic partnership with Lloyd’s Register EMEA (LR) securing a safety certification process which will be implemented on all newly built yachts. The renowned maritime safety classification society will now approve the design, materials and build quality of all hulls and decks on Oyster yachts. A Lloyd’s Register surveyor… Read More »

Ashley Highfield leaves Johnston Press to join Oyster Yachts

By | June 19, 2018

A former newspaper boss has joined the board of a Hampshire yacht firm recently rescued from administration. Ashley Highfield (above) officially resigned from his job with Johnston, publisher of the Portsmouth News, on Tuesday following the firm’s annual general meeting. Details of his appointment at Oyster were revealed after Johnston Press confirmed on Tuesday it was… Read More »

Montgomery Canal waterway fun in Welshpool

By | June 19, 2018

The Canal & River Trust are organising a weekend of fun waterway activities at Welshpool Wharf, as part of the Welshpool Transport Festival on 23-24 June. Free canoeing and coracle taster sessions will be on offer on the Saturday (10.00am-5.00pm) and paddle boarding taster sessions on the Sunday (10am -2.00pm). Narrowboat trips, also free courtesy… Read More »