Show Village 2023
Our Show Village is a bustling outdoor area of the Show with a large number of exhibitors. Located adjacent to the main food court, and around the Land Boats, it’s the ideal area to enjoy a gentle post-lunch stroll.
Home to our land-based boat display, make sure you visit the Show Village to explore these boats as well as those afloat in the Marina.
The Show Village is a great place to pick up some exclusive Show-only offers and bargains. Companies taking part in Trade & Preview Day are marked * in the list below.
A J Boat Canopies Ltd *
AJ Boat Canopies Ltd of Braunston established 1978. Providers of bespoke boat covers, cruiser covers and many more.
Amore London *
Clothes from around the world. Fair trade. Etsy online shop.
Aqueduct Marina *
Aqueduct Marina is 5 Gold Anchor, Clean Marina accredited marina based in Church MInshull on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal,offering a full range of narrowboat services, With 150 berths, marina services range from boat sales and moorings through to welding and plating of narrowboats and everything in between.
Arwinger Caravanning is a start-up from Hamburg, Germany that was founded in spring 2021 with the invention of the CassetteSeparationToilet. The company develops and produces kits for converting chemical cassette toilets permanently installed in camping vehicles or boats to a separation toilet with cassette. Arwinger CassetteSeparationToiletKits are offered for the Thetford series C200, C220 and C250/C260.
Avalon Marine *
Avalon Marine use knowledge and expertise from various sectors such as power generation, manufacturing, naval architecture, and engineering to challenge all aspects of conventional design. We have created a unique vessel unmatched in performance for self-sufficient cruising with greatest freedom to allow navigation on all the UK.
Boat Beds *
We hand make mattresses to any shape and any size. All made in the UK using pocket springs, premium foam, natural latex and natural fillings.
Boat-Hawk is a boat monitoring system, including boat security options.
Bournemouth Army Surplus Equipment *
Suppliers of a large range of army service clothing and equipment, waterproofs, boots, sleeping bags, jerry cans, cold weather clothing, tarpaulins, ropes and much much more.
Breast Cancer Now
Breast Cancer Now is the UK’s largest breast cancer charity. We believe that if we all act now, by 2050, everyone who develops breast cancer will live, and live well.
Canal & River Trust *
National charity Canal & River Trust will help you to discover and explore the recreation, health, and wellbeing opportunities available on our waterways.
Celtic Knitwear Co *
Irish knitwear in merino wool. Traditional stitch patterns in contemporary styles and colours. Styles for ladies and men.
DS Accessories *
Phone and IT accessories.
Diesel fired heating for boats and campers. Spare parts, repairs and technical.¶
Farringdon Marine Decking *
TEK-DEK is a superb alternative to wooden decking that can be applied to almost any surface, made from PVC and trusted by boating people worldwide. Templating and installation available and D.I.Y.
Fired Up Fire Pits Ltd *
We sell custom made-to-order and off-the-shelf fire pits. They are flat and slot together and fit into a bag.
Gibson & Kentwright Boat Painters *
Good UK Deals Ltd
A family business specialising in high quality home and garden ware.
Self-watering plant pot, designed to grow higher yields, zero water wastage in less space, to grow you own vegetables and herbs.
Sponsor a guide dog puppy and follow every step of their amazing journey to becoming a life changing guide dog for someone with sight loss. This is a unique experience you can share with your friends and family.
Haven Knox-Johnston *
Come and visit the Haven Knox-Johnston crew to talk about your boat insurance needs or go online with our new customer portal! We’re also proud to be sponsors of the Favourite Boat in Show once again this year, so don’t forget to come and vote at our stand on the Quayside.
Hydrogen Afloat Ltd *
We make domestic power systems for boats using the latest hydrogen fuel cell technology. Near silent in operation and pollution free at point of use, our ”HyArk” eliminates charging batteries with a generator for domestic power. Join us in taking the first step towards zero-carbon emission, greener boating.
Keelblack Ltd *
Keelblack is the world’s only eco-friendly bitumen blacking. Long-lasting, inexpensive Keelblack is water-based and goes on to damp steel fast and permanently. Visit our stand for friendly advice from people who understand steel. When your hull needs protecting, use Keelblack - and help protect the planet.
MGR Retail Ltd
Demonstrations of great innovations! Portable pop-up Stretch Seat that you can take anywhere and the LED colour-changing, pull-cord lights.
Midland Chandlers *
We have the largest and most diverse range of inland waterways related equipment in the UK. From day-to-day consumables like coal and toilet chemicals to more to more technical products like gearboxes and inverters - we’ve got it all. Need a new stove? A fresh lick of paint? Don’t worry, we have you covered.
Nippon e-bikes are suppliers of men’s, women’s and folding e-bikes. Wide range of bikes fully stocked and can convert existing pedal bikes to electric. LG batteries are used on all our bikes and conversions with extended warranty periods too. Nationwide aftercare provided by a family business.
NoPuttPutt is an all-in-one electric propulsion system designed to power narrowboats either new builds or by conversion. NoPuttPutt makes most effective use of available solar energy using LiFePO4 batteries and a brushless motor. Can also be used to power the appliances on the boat. NoPuttPutt brings tranquillity back to life.
Onboard Solar *
Supplying and fitting solar systems to boats on the inland waterways of the UK.
Owatrol UK *
Owatrol UK produces a range of high quality, long-lasting coatings which offer exceptional protection and superior finish. We pride ourselves on our reputation as being ‘The Professional’s Choice’ and with products which have been established for over 70 years, we can be sure that when purchasing from us you will get a product of the highest quality.
Promarine Finance Ltd *
We are boating enthusiasts helping like-minded people buy boats they really want. Offering marine mortgages for those living aboard - fixed and variable rate options are available up to 10 years secured on the vessel. Please visit our stand, meet the team and see how simple our marine finance process can help you.
We will be speaking to the public about our conservation charity and asking them to join as a member. We will also sell pin badges.
Red Hill Marine Ltd *
Red Hill Marina offers private leisure and residential moorings. We have our own slipway and hoist to aid boaters with all their maintenance needs, A chandlery on site and plenty of boat fitters, builders, engineers, welders and surveyors to hand.
Local camper van converters Redline Campers will be exhibiting their range of high quality panel van conversions many based on the iconic VW Transporter. The team will be on hand to demonstrate and advise.
Rope and Fender Shack *
Traditional fenders, mooring lines and splicing equipment.
Shoreline Marine Ltd *
Shoreline Marine Limited will be exhibiting a wide range of ropes, fenders and many more boating accessories.
Sky Import Ltd
A family business supplying high quality home and garden ware.
Sky Import Ltd
A family run business selling in high quality home and garden ware.
Solar Green Tech *
Our company is at UK manufacturer of the Solargreentech generator and folding solar panels.
Providing palliative, neurological and bereavement support, Sue Ryder, support people going through the most difficult times of their lives. Whether that’s a terminal illness, the death of a loved one, or a neurological condition.
The Orthotics Works *
Are your aches and pains coming from your feet? We make customised orthotic insoles measured using computer gait analysis to alleviate pain in your feet, knees, hips and back. Come and see us to see how we can help. We offer a same day service.
The Pod Floating Studio *
Glass sculpture, pictures and wallhangings featuring canal nature scenes. Commissions taken for bespoke boat windows, door panels and portholes featuring waterways designs.
The Wildlife Trust BCN *
The Wildlife Trust for Beds, Cambs & Northants work hard to make our three counties a place where nature can flourish and enrich the lives of the people who live here and those who visit the area. We will be raising awareness and hopefully recruiting new members to help with the mission to stop nature’s decline.
Titan Boat Canopies *
One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of marine covers and outdoor cover solutions. We cover most of mainland UK and have a reputation for quality and craftsmanship.
Totalcool Ltd *
A Lifestyle Choice: Products built to work whenever you need them and wherever you are. Our portable suite of leisure products are designed and built to simplify life on-the-go. Air cooling, refrigeration, freezing, power and solar. Own a caravan, motorhome or boat? Keen fisherman? We’ve got you covered for any of your off-grid activity.
Tuckey’s and MJT Crane Hire Ltd *
One call and all your bespoke boat movement can be arranged. With over 40 years experience we are here to help.
V C Marine / High Line Yachting Ltd
Located in West London, suppling boatyard facilities, moorings and boat sales for narrowboats and wide beams.
Val Wyatt Marine Ltd *
The Corsiva 570 displayed is just one of many exciting boats in the range. Corsiva is perfect for those wanting to seat multiple guests in comfort for a cruise on the water. The boats are available in petrol or electric propulsion and make fantastic tenders to larger boats used for accommodation.
The Venus Seychelles beachwear range of gorgeous swimwear and cover ups is made in Leicestershire in top quality up-cycled fabric. Come with us with a warm sea breeze and white sand between our toes and peruse this range of proven sellers
Warwickshire Clothing *
Retailers of quality outdoor and country clothing. Specialist in Regatta and Craghoppers.