Tagged: Event

Tired of the Winter Blues?

Want a “virtual” 2 minute 39 second cruise past the moored boats at the 2016 IWA Trailboat Rally on the Chesterfield Canal. It’s almost like being there!! And if you were there, see if...

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...

Stroud on Water – the event – revisited!

Stroud on Water – the event – revisited!

Reflections after the event Well the IWA Trailboat festival, which this year was part of the Stroud on Water Jubliee event, is all over for another year.  Whilst the weather wasn’t as foul as on the...

Wilderness boats first on Canal at Hereford since 1880s

Wilderness boats first on Canal at Hereford since 1880s

Three WBOC members boats launched on Friday 20th May 2011 at the new Hereford and Gloucester canal trust slipway at Aylestone Park in Hereford. Snapdragon, Grey Owl and Tophyl were the first occupied boats...

Boat gathering on the River Medway

A boat gathering took place on the River Medway in Kent in early May 2009 to help publicise the Environment Agency’s new slipway and boaters facilities situated at Allington Lock near Maidstone. Enviroment Agency...