Tagged: Canal

Over the top

Three groups of friends spent this Easter cruising up’t north, mind you for two of the boats almost all UK canals are north of our home bases. With much planning and suggestions by those who...

Ian Graham’s birthday party

The weekend following the Queen’s Jubilee, 8th – 10th July, saw Ian Graham, the designer, builder, broker and maintainer of Wilderness boats for over five decades, holding a belated 70th birthday party for many...

Going around in circles

Going around in circles

DAY 1 Waiting for the off for a clockwise trip around the Four Counties Ring starting at the friendly and attractive Stafford boat club site. Two boats Bobbles and Tophyl arrived yesterday and had...

Grand Western Canal was closed – now open

Grand Western Canal was closed – now open

Updated – 08-07-09 The stop boards have now been lifted and the canal is now open. The wardens are going to keep a close eye on the embankment in the coming weeks. Original item…...