Matthew Riches is an industrial electrician and advanced driving instructor who lives in Ipswich, Suffolk.

Matthew is an experienced and qualified electrician who has worked in various sectors including industrial, food processing, automation, marine and television for the BBC & Channel 4.

As a motorboat owner himself, Matthew is passionate about good design & usability and is aware of common pitfalls and issues that arise on pleasure boats, work boats and commercial vessels. He has a thorough understanding of MGN 280, the recreational craft directive and the boat safety scheme.

A man of many interests, Matthew is also an advanced driving and riding instructor. Providing services to various UK emergency services, private companies and the public sector.

Favourite Links

Visit My Harbour

Harbour Marine Services

Marine Traffic

Ha’penny Pier


Ipswich Rider Training

Ipswich Trailer Training