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When Australian couple Karen and Jonathan Warren took a hire boat holiday on the Mon and Brec, little did they know that the UK would become their new home

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February 2019
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Propelled an electric motor powered by a huge array of solar panels, this style-packed 70-footer shows how technology is marching on

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January 2019

Is it electric, ask towpath walkers as a soundproofed Beta provides a beautifully peaceful power plant on this 60ft semi-trad

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October 2018

Boating Leisure Services are back in the winners' enclosure with an elegant craft full of future-proofed features

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September 2018

Seasoned boaters Audrey and Mick Rogers know what they like so the only destination to head for was one of the country's top builders

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June 2018

General Information

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Quick and tasty food without the need for a kitchen? You need to take your toasty to the next level, writes Victoria Holtam

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May 2019
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

We've picked some of the best second-hand narrowboats for sale this month

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Among the crowds at Crick Boat Show will be Marc and Isobel, excited new liveaboards and possibly the keenest canal converts you'll meet

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May 2019

When Australian couple Karen and Jonathan Warren took a hire boat holiday on the Mon and Brec, little did they know that the UK would become their new home

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February 2019
Thursday, December 6, 2018

Propelled an electric motor powered by a huge array of solar panels, this style-packed 70-footer shows how technology is marching on

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January 2019

Ownership

Friday, September 7, 2018

How do you buy a narrowboat and spend five days a week renovating it while on maternity leave, without letting on to your husband? Katy-Felicity Butler-Brown tells us how it was done...

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October 2018

Maintenance

Fri, 14:04

We asked the experts about the potential pitfalls of cruising with an empty calorifier

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

How to stop mould and mildew appearing when boats are laid up

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May 2019
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

If you want to make an informed decision concerning boat refrigeration we must think about some basic science. If you already know the difference between temperature and heat - please skip the next section

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February 2019
Friday, September 7, 2018

We ask the experts how to keep your perfect paintjob

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September 2018
Friday, September 7, 2018

To help you enjoy uninterrupted cruising, here are the top five causes of breakdowns and how to avoid them

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September 2018

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