AN ALL-new boat show is set for Dorset.

The Dorset Boat Show, will take place from Friday, April 12 to Sunday, April 14, at Portland Marina.

There will be plenty of activities taking place throughout the day including a boat jumble plus there will be food and drink on offer all day.

The Dorset Boat Show will be 'a hub of excitement' for boat enthusiasts and will see the UK launch of the new Quarken 35 vessel.

Kevin MacDonald, from yacht broker boatpoint, said: "We are looking forward to welcoming the local community to a fun weekend at the Dorset Boat Show.

"As well as plenty of boats to see, the show also celebrates our coastal heritage and provides the perfect opportunity to try something new by the water with friends and family."

The event will also see the launch of Beyonder at Portland Marina, a boat subscription service.

In addition , the boatpoint team will be on hand to discuss a diverse selection of new and used boats for sale and will also welcome visitors to experience tours of vessels.