Premier Marinas in collaboration with safety disposal experts, Pains Wessex and onsite businesses at Universal Marina will be holding a Safety Day on Saturday 23rd April from 11am – 3pm.

It will be a chance for boat owners to bring along out of date flares, have them checked and disposed of safely. A charitable donation of £5+ will be suggested as the event will be raising funds for the following charities: RNLI, Wet Wheels Foundation Sail2Help and Jubilee Sailing Trust.

The event will be located outside Aspire Boat Chandlery who will have their doors open, with a charity pop-up tea, coffee and cake station. They will also be promoting fantastic on the day offers on items such as new life-jackets and products to service existing jackets.

The local RNLI Water Safety team will be on hand conducting life-jacket checks and onsite business Knight Marine will be available to speak to boat owners about the latest safety gadgets on the market. Aboard Boat Coaching, RYA Recognised Powerboat Training Centre based at Universal Marina will also be there to help with any training requirements.

Plus! Premier Marinas’ In Our Element rowing team, will be at the event ahead of their Atlantic rowing challenge. Showcasing their Ocean Rowing boat, as well as doing their own safety research as they begin buying the essential kit they need to help keep them safe as they cross the Atlantic in December 2022.

An event to showcase the variety of businesses at Universal Marina, early attendance is advisable as Pains Wessex can only carry a finite amount of flares.

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