Fox’s Marina & Boatyard


Based on the idyllic River Orwell in Suffolk, since 1927 Fox’s offers the most comprehensive yacht refit and repair services on the East Coast of the UK. Click here to explore the services offered by our skilled craftsmen and engineers.


Fox’s sets the standard in modern chandlery and outdoor retailing. Come and visit one of the largest stores in the country, or you can now shop online.


Fox’s runs a small, friendly, independent marina with clean and secure storage. We have 100 pontoon berths, storage ashore for 300 vessels and offer great value.


Fox’s creates bespoke architectural solutions made from stainless steel, rigging, fibreglass and wood. We work with end users, designers, architects and building contractors.


There is an increasing demand on Fox’s expertise for repairs and refits on all types of commercial vessels. Over the years we have specialised in commercial repairs and refits for major clients.

Our latest news

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Grand Panjandrum returns to Fox’s

The Stephen Jones designed, SJ35, Grand Panjandrum has returned to Fox’s Marina & Boatyard, nearly 40 years after she was built and launched here for the Struth family.

Silver Shadow, as she was then called, was […]

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Faramir back at Fox’s after 33 years!

Faramir, a 22m sail-training ketch, recently arrived at Fox’s for various work including the removal and refitting of her starboard genoa sheet track.

Faramir was designed by Marine Architect, David Cannell, specifically as a sail-training vessel […]

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Fox’s Marina & Boatyard appoints New Sales Manager of Fox’s Rigging & Systems

Fox’s Marina & Boatyard is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Hamer as Sales Manager of Fox’s Rigging and Systems.

Richard is a local boy; having grown up in Harwich and his entire working life […]

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Success for Fox’s sponsored Formula 1 powerboat

Congratulations to Tom Roberts, piloting the Fox’s Marina & Boatyard sponsored Formula 1 powerboat, who has made a blistering start to the season by coming second overall in his first event of the year. In […]

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Offshore Turbine Services choose Fox’s for service and support

Offshore Turbine Services operates seven, 18-metre, composite crew transfer vessels and having secured new east coast contracts, OTS has chosen to use Fox’s Marina & Boatyard for their service and support work.

With our on site […]

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Fox’s Marina link to Churchill commemorations

The Thames river cruiser, The Havengore, took centre stage during the commemorations on 30 January 2015 to mark the 50th anniversary of former Prime Minister, Winston Churchill’s, State Funeral procession, just days before she was […]

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