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Boat Tests

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

After saving for 15 years and visiting eight boatyards, Sue and Alan Shrimpton were always going to create a winner... and the crowds at Crick agreed

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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

General Information

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

After saving for 15 years and visiting eight boatyards, Sue and Alan Shrimpton were always going to create a winner... and the crowds at Crick agreed

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Pip and Mick Leckenby were conned out of their money when Stillwater Narrowboats didn't follow through with their promise

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You've been bitten by the bug and your budget's in place to satisfy your burning desire to get on board your new boat but what about the dreaded waiting lists?

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Colin Evans ditched the dream of a country cottage to gamble on a waterborne bolthole and his niece Kate Gosney was on hand to capture his celebrations

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Friday, May 31, 2019

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

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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

Thursday, June 27, 2019

A question about replacing batteries on canal boats

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Friday, May 17, 2019

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

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June 2019
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

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