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YBDSA Newsletter September 2019

I hope you have all had a successful summer – we had the wettest and the hottest summer on record! How bizarre is that. Boat sales are reportedly fickle, thought in some degree to be due to the ‘Brexit effect’. The uncertainty of Brexit is causing co

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YBDSA Newsletter June 2019

It’s been a hectic couple of months – here at HQ we continue to be very busy, although the Easter rush for coding is over. However, we still have people ringing the day after their surveyor has been to ask when they will get their certificate as they

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YBDSA Newsletter April 2019

We have made it as far as Easter and I know the brokers have all been running around trying to sell boats and the surveyors to get them surveyed. Click on my photo for the full intro. Other topics covered in the Newsletter this month include: the ABY

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YBDSA Newsletter February 2019

A number of Members were having difficulty finding the Diary Dates in the newsletter, so we've moved them to the top of the newsletter to make them easier to spot. Click on my photo for the full intro, topics covered this month include the YDSA

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YBDSA Newsletter December 2018

As the year draws to a close we can look back on another busy time. The chaos that is Brexit is giving us all some cause for concern, but at present there is little we can do until more certainty appears. Click or tap on the photo for my full ro

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YBDSA Newsletter October 2018

Brexit is still casting a long shadow of uncertainty over the industry with government bodies still unsure about the possible regulatory ramifications. Tonnage measurements are up, however, as owners shore-up their paperwork. Click or tap on the

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YBDSA Newsletter August 2018

Bad weather at the start of the year and a long, hot summer have delayed the boat-buying season with reports of quality listings being snapped up very quickly. Click or tap on the photo to read the full intro where we'll also be talking about MCA upd

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YBDSA Newsletter June 2018

The weather in May and June has been having a positive impact on sales and survey requests, but there are still some issues with low stock levels. Click or tap the photo for the full CEO Intro where we'll be covering new MCA Registry forms, an update

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STOP PRESS!

ABYA has discovered that MCA has changed the forms for the Part One Registration including the Bill of Sale. Apart from being annoyed that we were not advised of these changes, the forms are vastly longer, and in places unworkable. There is no inform

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YBDSA Newsletter April 2018

The year is progressing with good numbers of new boats and renewals in the Coding Department with tonnage figures also holding up. Click or tap the photo for the full CEO Intro where we'll be covering Certifying Authorities, GDPR and the new Sal

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