Blog Posts: February 2013
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Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 2:16pm
Are You Looking For A Liveaboard Narrowboat? If you are considering a life style change and want to set off on a new venture and liveaboard a narrow boat then we can help you buy your dream narrow boat. Our two inland waterways marinas; Whilton Marina on the Grand Union Canal in Northamptonshire and Venetian Marina on the Cheshire Ring near Nantwich Cheshire are both full of narrow boats that are for sale and are suitable for livaboard purposes. There are many different styles of ....
Mon Feb 18, 2013 at 1:59pm
Whilton Marina is located on the Grand Union CanalFound just below lock 13 of the Buckby flight, near Daventry in Northamptonshire.  The Grand Union Canal stretches 137 miles in total from Birmingham to London, with arms connecting Leicester and Nottingham.  There are over 250 locks on the whole of the Grand Union line.  The Grand Union Canal is composed of at least eight seperate canals, To name a few; The Grand Union Main Line, the Leicester section, Aylesbury Arm, Slo....
Wed Feb 6, 2013 at 12:00am
Narrow boats owners begin to look forward to the spring The days are lenthening and those of you who own narrowboats will be beginning to look forward to the spring and being able to use your boats without worrying about keeping warm.  The Buckby Flight of locks just outside our marina have now re-opened after being closed for repair work.  It makes it much easier for us now that it's re-opened as we had several boats waiting at the 'top lock' to come in for sale.  Even ....