Boat Tests

Having led the construction and UK delivery of four hybrid tankers from the Far East, former Royal Fleet Auxiliary crewman shows how experience can be invaluable

Read Full Story »

The pursuit of perfection is the driving force behind Norton Canes Boatbuilders so the latest creation was bound to tick all the boxes for its new owners

Read Full Story »

With the current clamour for alternative power and eco-friendly approach to boatbuilding, Shine stands out as a perfect example of creative thinking

Read Full Story »
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

Read Full Story »

General Information

Friday, March 27, 2020

Cash payments for “large purchases” such as boat licences will no longer be accepted by the Canal & River Trust from 1 April this year, as it continues to move away from cash

Read Full Story »

Having led the construction and UK delivery of four hybrid tankers from the Far East, former Royal Fleet Auxiliary crewman shows how experience can be invaluable

Read Full Story »
Thursday, February 27, 2020

When Shaun Wall decided to tackle a river challenge in a Springer, there was always time to plant his spriner in the mud and put the kettle on for a brew...

Read Full Story »

The pursuit of perfection is the driving force behind Norton Canes Boatbuilders so the latest creation was bound to tick all the boxes for its new owners

Read Full Story »
Thursday, August 29, 2019

Howard and Melanie Leader’s holidays lead to a career in canal art

Read Full Story »

Ownership

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Don’t miss the boat on a rare opportunity to turn your passion into a successful career. Graham Wharmby enjoyed pleasure boating for 15 years before moving to France and taking the plunge to build a successful Boatshed brokerage.

Read Full Story »

Maintenance

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

“My boat is just eight years old but it is damp and stained, what can I do?”

Read Full Story »
Thursday, June 27, 2019

A question about replacing batteries on canal boats

Read Full Story »
Friday, May 17, 2019

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

Read Full Story »
June 2019
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

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

Read Full Story »
May 2019

Most Read

Like us on Facebook



Follow us on Twitter