Blog Posts: September 2012
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Tue Sep 25, 2012 at 1:32pm
Below is Mr. Fredrick Hollinshead, standing proudly at the tiller of his newly purchased Narrowboat Laura. After many years away from the canals, Fred is hoping to take his Grand-children and Great Grand-children along the same routes he took during WW2. At that auspicious and worrying time Fred, and his fellow Bargees, transported barge fulls of Ovaltine TM  from the Ovaltine Dairy Farm at Kings Langley, all over the country via the canal network. Good luck Fred, and let's hope the childre....
Mon Sep 17, 2012 at 3:20pm
We have been rather busy selling narrow boats lately and thought you would like to see the photographs that we took of our most recent narrow boat purchsers. Mr John Secretan bought narrowboat Nipper.Mr & Mrs Wood bought narrowboat GareninMr & Mrs Abolins bought narrowboat MapleDavid Bidwell and Janice Brookman purchased a new Whilton 44ft Narrowboat Congratulations to all of these happy narrowboat purchasers.  We hope you all have m....
Fri Sep 7, 2012 at 4:51pm
Long term moorer's of ours Mr and Mrs Smith have just had their boat repainted by Darren Williams the canal boat signwriter. Darren specialises in high quality hand painted signwriting & artwork of any description.  Mr and Mrs Smith have moored here for over 15 years and are extremely valued customers of Whilton Marina!  They were excited to show off their canal boat Along Shortly off to passers by so we took a quick snap of them!   Darren's services i....