Win a canal boat holiday

Canal boating holiday

Canal boating holiday - Credit: Archant

Would your ideal holiday be spent hiring a canal boat and cruising around the UK’s waterways? We have teamed up with ABC Boat Hire to offer one reader the chance to set sail with their family or friends in 2014.

One reader and their family or friends will win a fabulous boating holiday worth £1,500.

ABC Boat Hire has fourteen start locations throughout the waterway network, including Goytre Wharf in South Wales and Falkirk in Scotland, and so offers a wide choice of beautiful routes*.

The company offers a full range of boats from 4-12 berths for people of all ages and all boating abilities from the beginner to the expert. And don’t worry if you’ve never been boating before, the company is nationally accredited and full training and instruction is provided before you set off to make sure you’re confident, comfortable and safe, plus there’s always someone to help along the way.

It’s a terrific prize and for your chance to win it simply email your answer to the question below, along with your name, address and telephone number, to The first correct entry drawn after the closing date of 4 June will win the holiday. You can find out more about ABC Boat Hire at

Question – On which canal is Goytre Wharf?

* There are no restrictions on dates for the holiday, however, the company are unable to offer the prize from their bases at Falkirk, Rugby, Gailey and Union Wharf.