Blog Posts: April 2019
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Sat Apr 27, 2019 at 12:28pm
Crick Boat Show Celebrates it's 20th Year! Now in it's 20th year, the annual Waterways World Crick Boat Show will be hosting Britains largest narrowboat show over the May Spring Bank Holiday. With over 280 exhibitors attending this year, bringing together a complete range of information and equipment for narrowboaters and would be narrowboaters. You will be able to climb on board the new boats on show and browse the boats for sale on display with many of the UK's narrowboat brokers. Fa....
Sat Apr 20, 2019 at 2:30pm
Narrowboat Johan Customers Blog In September 2018 narrowboat Johan was advertised for sale with Whilton Marina. A young couple came to view this boat shortly after being advertised for the first time, the young couple fell in love with Johan and proceeded by putting an offer in on the boat. The offer was then accepted and their journey started, all very exiting. 😁The new owners of Johan sailed away early October 2018. After a few months living on a narrowboat the new owners ....
Sat Apr 6, 2019 at 1:47pm
Man made canals have only been in existence for around 200 years, but the challenges of crossing rivers has been there for very much longer.The humble brick canal bridge is a part of the UK canal landscape. They were built to carry paths and roads over the canals and to enable farmers to access their livestock and crops on land that had been divided up when the canals were built.Many of our canals were built at the height of the industrial revolution, and the only way of transporting heavy goods....