British Marine South West AGM and Conference 2018

AGM to be held at Princess Yachts, South Yard, Plymouth 12th April 2018

Conference to be held at Port de Plaisance, Roscoff, France 13th April 2018




Princess Yachts, Building 5130, Granby Gate, Devonport Dockyard,

Plymouth PL1 4SG

Thursday 12 April 2018


                                    Light refreshments will be served on arrival

17.30 – 18.00           Annual General Meeting of British Marine Federation South West

18.00 – 19.00           Tours of Princess Yachts factory and historic dockyard


REGISTRATION:       Princess Yachts are within Devonport Dockyard. It is imperative that all delegates book and register so that you will be permitted to enter the site. You MUST register online for the AGM and / or here:

NOTE:                         The tours of the yard are in a working factory. Please ensure you bring appropriate footwear

19.15                          Close. Delegates heading to France make their way to the ferry terminal. Follow signs to the passenger terminal and ample parking (pay & display, instructions below) is adjacent to the terminal. Latest check in is 19.45hrs



Thursday 12 April 2018

20.45                          Overnight Brittany Ferries ‘Pont Aven’ departs Plymouth ferry terminal at 20.45. Check in no later than 19.45

HOW TO BOOK:       To book your travel on the ferry call Brittany Ferries on 0330 159 7000 or online at You can reserve a seat or book a cabin (recommended for outbound). The expected return fare plus a 2-berth inside cabin on the outbound route should be no more than £67. Other options are available. There is LIMITED availability for this fare so we urge you to book quickly.

Friday 13 April 2018

08.00                          Arrive in Roscoff. Walk to the marina (5-10 minutes)

Breakfast served in the La Maison de la Plaisance (Roscoff Marina)

09.00 – 09.30           Welcome by British Marine South West chairman

09.30 – 10.00           Welcome and introduction to Roscoff marina Fred Boccou

10.00 – 11.00           Followed by tour of the marina and facilities

11.00 – 11.15           Coffee break

11.15 – 11.45           Steve Caunter, (South Devon College) ‘Digital Technology & Co Creation’

11.45 – 12.00           Speaker/s (to be confirmed)

12.00 – 15.30           Free time in Roscoff

15.30                          Check in for return ferry

16.30                          Ferry departs Roscoff

21.30                          Arrive Plymouth



March 18, 2018