Blog Posts: January 2017
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Mon Jan 23, 2017 at 10:24am
1Will you like it?It's a good idea for “boating newbies” to hire before they buy. This gives them a real feel of what it's like to spend time on a narrowboat. Spending some time aboard a variety of different style boats will helpyou decide if boating is for you, help you choose the right length and style of boat if you do decide to buy.Talk to as many people as you can who have a boat, or haveowned one in the past. This way you will gain an understanding of boating lifefrom people wh....
Mon Jan 16, 2017 at 11:05am
Winter CruisingThere aremany advantages and plenty of fun to have during the winter months on the canalnetwork, so if you fancy staying aboard this winter follow our top tips tostaying warm on your boat this winter.Keep a good stock of fuel (coal, gas,wood)It’s veryimportant that you keep a good supply of fuel on board, so that if you get stuck aboard you are notgoing to run out of these vital supplies. Types Of Heating On a NarrowboatMulti-fuel stoves are still the most pop....
Tue Jan 3, 2017 at 9:50am
HAPPY NEW YEAR!HELLO JANUARY WE HAVE BEEN EXPECTING FOR YOUAs a rule January in the UK means its going to be cold, wet and rather depressing, but it does have its good points as well. The canals are at their quietest so for those who fancy a few days cruising (weather permitting) then now is a great time to enjoy the peace and quiet of the waterways.During January many of us make New Year Resolutions, but how many of us actually stick to them? Well research shows that only a very small amount do....