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Berthon Marina Manager takes on the challenge of a lifetime

November 10, 2021

Luke Machin, Berthon Lymington Marina Manager, will be taking on one of the greatest challenges of his life after selection to be part of The Tour 21 team for 2022. On 24th June 2022, one week ahead of the professional race, 25 riders will form The Tour 21 team and…

Denis Kitcher retires from Berthon

November 4, 2021

Denis Kitcher retires from Berthon Denis Kitcher has retired from Berthon after an immense 49 years. As one would expect, he first began working at Berthon as an apprentice back in 1972, training as a shipwright joiner, because back then it was mostly woodwork, although, GRP boats were the new…

A Q&A with Brian May

June 29, 2021

A Q&A with Brian May, one of Berthon’s co-owners who saw his 60th birthday this month. Berthon’s grand legacy has been woven into the modern era, a tapestry of past and present that makes Berthon the company it is today. Whilst we learn from the past and take pride in…

9 Decades of Dave and Melvyn at Berthon Lymington Marina

July 22, 2020

9 Decades of Dave and Melvyn at Berthon Lymington Marina Melvyn and Dave have, between them, been at Berthon for over 90 years!  They can be found in either the dockmaster’s office, helping customers around the marina or the new Security Gatehouse at Berthon’s Lymington Marina’s entrance. After so many…

Berthon takes on 13 new apprentices for 2019/20

November 24, 2019

13 Apprentices begin their training at Berthon to become part of the highly trained workforce. September saw five Berthon apprentices graduate from their training during Southampton Boat Show which was hosted by British Marine. They have all been offered full-time positions with Berthon and we are pleased that they have all…

Meet the team at Berthon’s Lymington Marina

November 19, 2019

Have you met all of Lymington Marina’s team? Berthon’s Marina is located at one of the most stunning and easily accessible locations on the south coast with 300 deepwater berths for RIBs, sailing yachts and motorboats up to 45m (150ft) barely ten minutes up the river from the Solent waters….