Warwick – Napton Timelapse

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Setting off from Warwick this day’s cruise takes us the rest of the way along the Grand Union to its junction with the Oxford Canal. A very sunny March day and not too many boats about. It makes you wonder, the best time to be afloat seems to be on the cusps of the season […]

Back To Lapworth

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

After a day and half delay, the engine was now working (ended up being a blown gasket), so we decided to set off and go for a few hours. It was almost 2pm, the sun was shining, and the canal was fairly quiet. We started off with a few lock-free miles and the engine was […]

May Cruise Day 2 Hatton Locks

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

A bright Sunday morning, and relatively quiet. Although the canal goes through Warwick, it skirts round the centre so shielding you from most of the city. So you’ve cast off and steering on a pleasant morning watching the world go by and enjoying a coffee. A couple of locks appear accompanied by a pub, The […]