Mackerel and Wreck Fishing



Boy Richard was built in 1948 and is of carvel pitch pine on oak construction. She is 9.14m in length and has a beam of 3.1m, with a draft of .95m she can achieve a speed of 7.5 knots.

A 2 hour mackerel fishing trip - searching the local waters onboard the 'Boy Richard'.

This well established boat and business operates from Paignton Harbour and fishes the waters of Torbay. Boy Richard is totally equipped for your fun and enjoyment.

  • Good Fun for all the family

  • 2 Hour Trips

  • Fully Licenced by the Maritime Coastguard Agency

  • All Tackle supplied

  • Parties Catered for

  • Discounts for large groups

  • Catch Shared


All day and half day trips on our 33FT spacious launch. Charlotte Louise is our new boat for superb fishing. She is a Husty 33 and was purpose built in 1989 by Paul Armstrong, in the Isle of Sheppey.

  • Licenced for 12 people
  • COP 60 Miles
  • Available for full charters
  • Rods & Tackle available
  • Tea and coffee supplied

We can't promise you this! But you will have a great day out!

Passenger enjoyment and safety is a prime concern, and all equipment is tested regularly, with safety procedures on board both vessels well documented.

Boy Richard is fitted with the following navigation and safety equipment:
  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • 2 x VHF Radio's
  • Compass
  • 37 Person Liferaft
  • 30 Lifejackets
  • 12 Para Flares
  • 2 x MOB Smoke and Light floats
  • First Aid Kit and portable firefighting appliance
Boy Richard is certified to MCA Passenger Class V and VI.

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