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In September’s packed issue

PUBLISHED: 17:42 05 August 2013 | UPDATED: 17:43 05 August 2013


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* Boat test - Top notch 60ft from a brand new company

* IWA National Festival report

* Cruise Guide - Basingstoke Canal

* Epiphany’s Travels – Our continuous cruisers see a variety of boats on the G&S

* One man went to mow – How the CRT is tackling vegetation control

* Building a sailaway part 4 - Choosing which loo to get

* On the digital trail - How to use your tablet or smartphone for boating

* Water Water Everywhere - Could canals help to move drinking water around Britain?

* Which loo is for you?

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