508 Nominated for The British Yachting Awards

508 Nominated for The British Yachting Awards

Can the Hanse 508 follow in the footsteps of the 458 which won the 2018 Cruising Yacht of the year award!?
Hanse 508 in the UK

Hanse 508 in the UK

The brand new Hanse 508 has already been nominated for the British Yachting Awards 2020 and it is easy to see why...
First Hanse 508 in the UK

First Hanse 508 in the UK

The UK's first Hanse 508 has turned up after a long drive from the factory...

Dusseldorf Boat Show

Dusseldorf Boat Show

Düsseldorf Boat Show is absolutely breathtaking and is by far the world's largest indoor show.
Boatbuilder of the Year

Boatbuilder of the Year

We are pleased to announce that Hanse have won the Boatbuilder of the Year Award which was presented at The British Yachting Awards hosted by...
Sail materials for cruising yachts

Sail materials for cruising yachts

For many years a dacron cloth has been the staple for a cruising yacht and was considered fairly high tech if the sailmaker chose to build it in a tri-radial design as opposed to a simple cross cut.  So why are we now seeing the likes of "Cruising Laminate” and "Membrane” sails on cruising yachts?