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  • Thursday 28th May On a day of sunshine and showers, boats are starting to assemble on the Northern Reaches of the Lancaster canal alongside the Westmorland show ground, which from Saturday through to Monday is hosting a Country Fest event […]

    2015 IWA Canal Festival at Crooklands

    Thursday 28th May On a day of sunshine and showers, boats are starting to assemble on the Northern Reaches of the Lancaster canal alongside the Westmorland show ground, which from Saturday through to Monday is hosting a Country Fest event […]

  • Packing to travel to our first ever attendance at the Moira Canal Festival weekend and what can I see outside the window  after weeks of sunshine …. rain!! Hopefully it’s just a blip and the coming weekend will be fine. More […]

    Moira Canal Festival 2015

    Packing to travel to our first ever attendance at the Moira Canal Festival weekend and what can I see outside the window  after weeks of sunshine …. rain!! Hopefully it’s just a blip and the coming weekend will be fine. More […]

  • Another Easter and another trip to explore waterways that many in our group have not travelled before or not for a long time. This time we  planned to cross London to visit the Lee and Stort navigation. Boats started to […]

    Easter trip along the GU, Regents canal and the Lee and Stort waterways

    Another Easter and another trip to explore waterways that many in our group have not travelled before or not for a long time. This time we  planned to cross London to visit the Lee and Stort navigation. Boats started to […]

Slipways
  • The pretty town of Mayenne, at the head of navigation of the Mayenne river in the Mayenne region of France, is a great place to start your cruise of the pretty Mayenne and Sarthe rivers. These rivers, similar to those […]

    Mayenne slipway

    The pretty town of Mayenne, at the head of navigation of the Mayenne river in the Mayenne region of France, is a great place to start your cruise of the pretty Mayenne and Sarthe rivers. These rivers, similar to those […]

  • A good slipway to use on the Lancaster canal. Also on site are a boat engineer and a boat sales business Address: Bridgehouse Marina & Caravan Park, Nateby Crossing Lane, Nateby, Nr Garstang, PR3 0JJ. Tel: 01995 603207 Webpage: http://bridgehousemarina.co.uk/marina.htm The […]

    Bridge House Marina

    A good slipway to use on the Lancaster canal. Also on site are a boat engineer and a boat sales business Address: Bridgehouse Marina & Caravan Park, Nateby Crossing Lane, Nateby, Nr Garstang, PR3 0JJ. Tel: 01995 603207 Webpage: http://bridgehousemarina.co.uk/marina.htm The […]

  • Originally just a temporary slipway for access to the IWA Trailboat Festival in 2006 for the Northern Reaches section of the Lancaster Canal,  it has been made more permanent with the base being concreted over and wooden capping on the sides. It […]

    Crooklands

    Originally just a temporary slipway for access to the IWA Trailboat Festival in 2006 for the Northern Reaches section of the Lancaster Canal,  it has been made more permanent with the base being concreted over and wooden capping on the sides. It […]