Tag Archives: mooring

Anyone seen my boat?

Now here’s a dilemma. You come down to the marina to stay overnight on your boat and………… it’s not there. Bumping into one of the liveaboards padding up to the shower block in their nightclothes, you enlist their help in … Continue reading

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Missed Turn

Sitting here happily in the boat, it has been a peaceful afternoon following our walk up to the supermarket for kidney beans to go with our chilli today. It’s the first time we’ve walked that kind of distance (a mile … Continue reading

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River Trip 2016, Part Three

The first thing we did after breakfast was take our canopy off, as the next lock en route had limited height and we nearly came a cropper on our first trip! It’s only a short distance from Offenham, and we … Continue reading

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Holiday Traffic

Clacking, clunking, gliding, Jerky, smooth or sliding, Motor, pole or rower, The pace can’t get much slower. Running, ambling, walking, Silent or happily talking, It’s all a matter of pace, In this idyllic place. On water or on the pathway, … Continue reading

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