Can’t wait for Southampton, then why not visit one of your local boat shows, such as these new ones in Norfolk and Suffolk

Two marinas on the east coast are hosting their own boat shows, offering something different to the larger London and Southampton boat shows.

The first show will take place at Shotley Marina in Suffolk, while the second will take place in Horning village in Norfolk.

The East Coast New Boat Weekend in Shotley will be held over the weekend of 27-28 April, with a number of new and used boats on display from various manufacturers and plenty of marine equipment stands.

The Horning Boat Show will take place on 4 May and will feature 56 exhibitors, including Broom, Val Wyatt, Pedro, the RNLI, Norfolk Yacht Agency, Sheerline, Navigators and General, and Haines.

Entrance to both shows is free, with parking for Shotley on site and Horning via a park-and-ride scheme from Bewilderwood.

Click on the following links for more details of the Shotley boat show or the Horning Boat Show.

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