Blog Posts: April 2011

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Thu Apr 28, 2011
We care for 164 narrowboats which are currently moored at Whilton Marina with another 16 canal boats in our sales area at Wigrams Turn Marina in Warwickshire.
Wed Apr 27, 2011
100,000 cubic yards of earth was removed to build Whilton Marina!
Tue Apr 26, 2011
At Whilton Marina when your narrowboat is for sale with us, you don't have to pay mooring fees!  For more details on selling your boat with us click here.
Sat Apr 23, 2011
We have just uploaded a video clip of one of our Ruby Range Narrowboats.  Take a look on our twitter or facebook. 
Sat Apr 23, 2011
Here at Whilton Marina we are getting exciting about the Crick Show 2011!  Only five more weeks till the show opens.  Let's hope that the weather is warm and sunny like i....
Sat Apr 23, 2011
Before Whilton Marina was built it was a cricket field and an orchard!
Fri Apr 22, 2011
Whilton Marina has 43 piers and all are constructed in galvanised steel, equating to approximately 7,000 feet of mooring space.
Thu Apr 21, 2011
We have an automated e-mail database with over 2,000 customers looking to buy a narrowboat.  Everytime a new narrowboat comes in for sale, registered customers&....
Wed Apr 20, 2011
Congratulations to a Mr and Mrs Massey who are April's winner of the Wine and Windlass Competition.  They are the proud  new owners of Narrowboat Hannah.  The Whilto....
Wed Apr 20, 2011
Whilton Marina is open 7 days a week from 9am till 6pm in the summer and 9am till 5pm in the winter.  We don't even close for lunch!  Not only that, we are open all bank ....
Tue Apr 19, 2011
Whilton Marina owns a sister company called Cosgrove Leisure Park, which is one of England's finest leisure parks. Located on the picturesque South Northamptonshire and Buckinghams....
Mon Apr 18, 2011
Whilton Marina used to import from Norway & retail Fjord luxury powercruisers during the 1970's
Fri Apr 15, 2011
Whilton Marina employs 10 sales and 5 engineering staff members with a combined total of 150 years worth of boating experience in the Narrowboating Trade!  We also have regula....
Thu Apr 14, 2011
101 Things You Never Knew About Whilton Marina - Blog 3/101 Here at Whilton Marina we have two slipways which are dedicated for surveys, blackings and maintenance work.  So if....
Wed Apr 13, 2011
101 Things You Never Knew About Whilton Marina - Blog 2/101The late Sir Stanley Unwin (a famous comedian from Long Buckby in Northamptonshire) lowered the flag ....
Tue Apr 12, 2011
As part of our 40th Anniversary and on the run up to the Crick Boat Show 2011 we are blogging, facebooking and twittering about 101 things that y....
Sat Apr 9, 2011
With only 7 weeks to go until the Crick Boat Show 2011 we are proud to announce our stand details and the boats they will be taking.  Theses are ....
Fri Apr 8, 2011
Narrowboat Silkwood and Valencia have both been reduced in price!Silkwood is now priced at £39,950 reduced from £42,950 (2000, 52ft Traditional Style Narrowboat bu....
Wed Apr 6, 2011
This week the following Narrowboats have had a survey:Autumn (£37,950) is a 57ft, Cruiser Style Narrowboat built by Liverpool Boats in 2006.Imedit (£34,950) i....
Fri Apr 1, 2011
On Wednesday Sue and I dressed the new Ruby 39ft Narrowboats that we have on display here at Whilton Marina.I got absolutely soaked as it was pouring down with rain.  I w....