Thursday, 20 September 2018

 After a busy few days I have now posted pictures of our trip to the Lake District with Dave and Sue last week.






Tuesday, 4 September 2018

Today we had a Maisie and Poppy day and visited the water park in Maldon.


The last four days I have been repairing and renovating a cast iron fireplace to put in Hilary's bedroom.

Sunday, 2 September 2018


Yesterday we celebrated Sue's birthday

Friday, 24 August 2018

 Yesterday our summer trip came to an end as we returned to Brinklow Marina

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Picked up the new battery yesterday and fitted the new battery connections which were made by Ray.
This morning was the first morning we had excellent battery voltage figures.

Happy third Birthday Ruby

Saturday, 18 August 2018

 This is what happens when your sister goes to bark at somebody and knocks you off the boat into the canal as we approached Crick.

Thursday, 16 August 2018

 Tonight we say our goodbyes to Dianne and Peter as we have travelled to Foxton Locks and enjoyed a meal in the Foxton Lock Inn.


Last night we had our last BBQ of the trip moored on the Leicester Branch and tried a steak tea.


Tuesday, 14 August 2018

 Dropped a faulty battery off in Northampton yesterday and then travelled up the Buckby flight to pick up the new washing machine. today
Then up the Watford flight to moor on the Leicester Line


Monday, 13 August 2018

 This Saturday Dave and Sue had an arduous journey to join us at Stoke Bruerne and to help us up the locks on Sunday.
Ending with a Sunday lunch in the pub.

Saturday, 11 August 2018

When Ray was aboard he helped me to build a platform so that we can remove the old washing machine but Ruby decided it was a good opportunity to lean.

Friday, 10 August 2018

 Ray cruised us up the Aylesbury Arm tackling the staircase lock on the arm.
Then up the Grand Union where Jack and George had a go at the BBQ


 Last week we made our way to the Aylesbury Basin doing approximately 14 locks in the hottest weather yet.

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Today we had an early start to chew our way off the Welford Arm to cruise down the Aylesbury Arm ready to pick up Ray and Dianne and Peter's grandchildren.