Is the Severn worth a visit? Gloucester next

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

My next outing on the boat is at the end of August. It may well be my last one whilst based at Norbury as we will be moving bases sometime. So the question is where to go to? The new base for the boat will be at the other side of the four counties, so […]

Wolverhampton Level Cruise

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

Life’s been busy and it seems I haven’t posted a video in a while (in fact as I’ve got several unprocessed journey’s I haven’t bothered capturing recent trips out), but I’ve missed doing them, so as I had a few spare days, decided to process another. The last video took us in a circular route […]

First outing of 2012

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Heading out from Norbury tomorrow. Aiming to do a return trip to Kidderminster.

The Future of Shared Ownership Boats

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

The boat management company Ownerships was a large company in the shared boat ownership world, managing over 100 boats. Its collapse earlier this year left it owing £1.8m in debts, including to the 100’s of owners (maybe 1000+ as the majority of boats had 12 shared owners) has led some to believe that “the public […]

Litter Strewn BCN (D4 continued)

Saturday, May 29th, 2010

On the 16th March we were cruising through Birmingham, my previous post described our trip along the Tame Valley Canal, and now the diary continues. The cruise along the Tame Valley was very straight forward, and at the junction we turned south towards Pudding Green Junction. Last July we had taken the TVC route and […]