Deputy Minister praises boat show for boosting economy

May 27, 2014 Comments Off by

The All Wales Boat Show in Conwy has been praised for boosting the local economy – with the first yacht sold within minutes of the gates opening.   Thousands flocked to the three-day event at Conwy Quay marina, which featured luxury yachts through to power boats, coracles and even bath tubs.   “This is a […]

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Come and grab a world record – in a bath tub

May 15, 2014 Comments Off by

The man who can travel faster in a bath than anyone else on the planet is challenging all-comers to break his world record in North Wales. Current holder Tony Bain will be cheering contestants on from the sidelines at  the All Wales Boat Show, which runs in Conwy from May 30-June1. Up for grabs is […]

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Adrenalin-fuelled new watersport set to make a splash in Conwy

Apr 04, 2014 Comments Off

Dare devil visitors will get the chance to be the first in Wales to try out a spectacular new type of watersport set to make a big splash in Conwy. The company that brought flyboarding – already tried by Hollywood stars like Leonardo DeCaprio, Tom Cruise and Vin Diesel – to the UK will be […]

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Feb 19, 2014 Comments Off

The All Wales Boat Show is a celebratory festival of all water-based activities and is unique to the Region with a catchment area that covers not only all of Wales but also the North West, Isle of Man, West Midlands  and Ireland. The event was established in 2008 and ran successfully in August for four […]

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RYA “Active Marina Experience” back for second year

Feb 05, 2014 Comments Off

RYA ‘Active Marina Experience Returns’ to the All Wales Boat Show Following the success of last year’s inaugural RYA Active Marina Experience at the All Wales Boat Show, WYA will be offering you another opportunity to refresh your boating skills and gain top tips from expert instructors. FREE on-the-water and shorebased workshops in partnership with Celtic Cruising […]

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Dafydd gets thrown in at the deep end to raise cash for kids with cancer

May 20, 2014 Comments Off

One of North Wales’s best known businessmen will be thrown in at the deep end to raise cash for a charity supporting children with cancer. Property specialist Dafydd Hardy will be taking the plunge during the All Wales Boat Show in Conwy later this month. He has agreed to jump into the depths of  Conwy […]

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Bond is back as boat show makes a £1 million splash

Feb 04, 2014 Comments Off

A boat show that generated £1 million worth of business and brought a touch of James Bond glamour to North Wales is back. The second All Wales Boat Show will be held at Conwy Quay Marina from May 30 to June 1 and will be officially opened by the Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, […]

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