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First ever Floating Market to be held on the K&A Canal

Bradford on Avon will host the Kennet & Avon Canal’s first ever floating market this summer.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Has summer finally arrived on the Llangollen Canal?

There is something special about summertime in the UK; somehow it makes our already wonderful countryside and waterways even more beautiful.

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Monday, July 4, 2016
These are our favourite waterside watering holes on the Shropshire Union Canal

The 66 mile long Shropshire Union Canal is one of Britain’s most popular waterways. Apart from its journey through the city of Chester, it is almost entirely rural, often passing through remote countryside. Whether you are boating or walking, if you want to ‘get away from it all’ then the ‘Shroppie’ is for you. After extensive “research” we’ve picked our favourite pubs to help you get the most out of your trip to the ‘Shroppie’, Cheers!

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Monday, June 27, 2016
Sunset at Smethwick, Birmingham with a view of the Birmingham main line canal and the Galton valley canal heritage centre. PHOTO Canalside Art

Since the birth of the smart phone taking wonderful photographs whilst you’re out and about has never been so easy. We’ve scoured the web and Instagram to find some of, what we feel, are the best photos of our canals. Take a look at let us know if you agree!

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Thursday, June 23, 2016
9 reasons to take a boating holiday this year

Everyone loves going on holiday – getting away from the hustle and bustle and enjoying a hard-earned break from the office - for some, it’s all about sandy beaches and turquoise oceans, for others it’s the culture filled cities bursting with quaint cafés and local restaurants. Why not try something a little different this year and take yourself on a boating holiday. Not convinced? Keep reading!

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Monday, June 27, 2016
Sunset at Smethwick, Birmingham with a view of the Birmingham main line canal and the Galton valley canal heritage centre. PHOTO Canalside Art

Since the birth of the smart phone taking wonderful photographs whilst you’re out and about has never been so easy. We’ve scoured the web and Instagram to find some of, what we feel, are the best photos of our canals. Take a look at let us know if you agree!

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Thursday, June 23, 2016
9 reasons to take a boating holiday this year

Everyone loves going on holiday – getting away from the hustle and bustle and enjoying a hard-earned break from the office - for some, it’s all about sandy beaches and turquoise oceans, for others it’s the culture filled cities bursting with quaint cafés and local restaurants. Why not try something a little different this year and take yourself on a boating holiday. Not convinced? Keep reading!

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Monday, June 6, 2016
'Bright colours, narrowboats and rain - a very British boat show at Crick' Ian, Flickr CC 2.0

It was another fantastic year for the Crick Boat Show! To celebrate we’ve put together a few photographs of some of our favourite boats that we saw on the day.

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Friday, May 27, 2016
CRICK

Finally it’s arrived – one of the best weekends of the year for boaters and, as always, there will be plenty to see and do at the Crick Boat Show.

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Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Canal Boat's 2017 Calendar

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