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Free tickets for the Western Boat Show, Bristol.

If you're heading to the Western Boat Show in Bristol from 21-23 July here is a link to get free tickets in advance ... Click here for free tickets to the Western Boat Show! Dad's Boats will have The Pedal Boat on the water for trials and a land space selling our amazing wooden propellers. [...]

Beale Park

Here we go again. We're all packed up and off tomorrow to the lake at Beale Park for the boat show (2-4 June). Come and see us if you're there. You can even try out the wonderful Pedal Boat!

Hire The Pedal Boat

Belaugh Boatyard have partnered with Dad's Boats to bring The Pedal Boat to their Norfolk Broads hire fleet. Based at Belaugh, between Wroxham and Colitishall, this section of river is perfect for The Pedal Boat. However, booking is essential. Call 01603 781583 or email

Great Press Coverage

The latest issue of Suffolk Norfolk Life is out and there is an article about us in it. Check it out here  

New Propeller Shop

Hello, just to let you know that we have designed a new online shop exclusively for our handmade ornamental wooden propellers. It is very simple to navigate and totally secure with SSL encryption. So, why not treat the nautical one in your family to a unique gift. Prop Shop!

More Horning Boat Show

  It was a great day. We had the local paper, the EDP, come and take loads of pictures. However, it looks like we didn't make the cut in the paper today.

Horning Boat Show

Well, what a busy day in Horning. The sun shone, mostly, the wind was cold and it rained a bit, but hey, it is April. There were more exhibitors this year and visitors were plentiful. As usual we converted many people to the delights of The Pedal Boat.   David's handmade wooden propellers attracted the [...]

The day before the show.

Well, everything is ready to go for the Horning Boat Show. Our marquee will be going up tomorrow with the rest of the stand being assembled on Saturday. The weather looks fine and dry for the show day although a little cold. See you there.

Horning Boat Show

Dad's Boats will be at the Horning Boat Show. Come and see us on stand SG5.

The Season Approaches

As you can see, I'm not the best at keeping up with this blogging lark. However, I'll do better this year. We've had all three prototypes in the boat shed being prepared for the fast approaching season. Two will be available to hire from early May (more later), the other will be our demonstrator. Here [...]



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Dad’s Boats is a family run business. We manufacture and sell boats designed by David Williams (the Dad in Dad’s Boats). The first of his boats is the pedal boat. Discover more by exploring this website.