Our boat ‘Summertime’ is an  ‘Offshore 105’ with a large deck space and high speed. This vessel has an outstanding pedigree and a proven track record for seakeeping ability / stability. Rest assured you will enjoy the “Summertime” experience!

As a charter boat, ‘Summertime’ is fully licensed and certified by the Maritime Coastguard Agency and local council, and is inspected annually.

‘Summertime’ meets strict Coastguard and Council regulations!!

We carry mandatory Safety Equipment including liferaft, lifejackets, flares, first aid kit and fire extinguishers.

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‘Summertime’ meets strict Coastguard and Council regulations!!

Navigation-Fish Detection :

To ensure that Summertime is accurately positioned on the fishing marks, our boat is equipped with the latest Furuno Global Positioning System, and Colour LCD chartplotter, employing the very latest C-Map cartography.

We use the latest Colour LCD Fishfinder to pinpoint shoal activity, Other gear includes Furuno 24 Mile Radar – 2 x VHF Radios – Magnetic Steering Compass ( backup to Electronic ).



Nigel Williams is our skipper on the ‘Summertime’! He is happy to help with any questions or concerns – Nigel is qualified to a very high standard and has been a professional mariner since leaving school.  Nigel owned many fishing boats, fishing for Lobster, Bass, Crabs and Whelks locally.

Professional qualifications :

  • Under 16.5m Skippers Ticket
  • Sea Survival Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Fire Fighting Certificate
  • VHF DSC Radio Operators Licence
  • SeaFish Trained, Safety Awareness Certificate( experienced)
  • Engineering Watchkeeping Certificate
  • Stability Awareness Certificate and Navigation Watchkeeping Certificate

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