Monthly Archives: November 2008

London

Well that was a bit of a shock to the system – coming straight off the canal where we have been mooching along at about 3 MPH then straight to London.  Lewisham no less, loud, noisy, dirty, smelly and packed full … Continue reading

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Stockton to Calcutt Marina- London.

Our last morning!   Off at about 8.30 as we only had a short distance to go. Didn’t realise there would be boats moored the whole way.  Slowed us down to the point we were almost late returning the boat.  Doubt … Continue reading

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3 November – Southam to Stockton

It rained all night but cleared for us in the morning.   The day was still grey and over cast but at least it was dry.   We were doing the Stockton flight this morning,after the Bascote flight, the last big flight of … Continue reading

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2 November – Warwick to Southam

Late start this morning as we all stayed in bed.   Finally left at 9.00 am and straight into the first lock of the day.   Hadn’t gone very far before we stopped for a Tesco top up.  As we were making … Continue reading

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Warwick

A day of domestics today.  Found the laundromat and did 4 loads of washing and drying.   A 30 minute walk there and back through the park, the ground was thick with frost, but at least it was dry.   After putting … Continue reading

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Shrewley Common to Warwick

Early start today, 8.00 am, as the Hatton flight was waiting for us.   Stopped at the top for coffee as there was not a lot of movement.   As Howard & I were heading back to our boat we saw a … Continue reading

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30 October – Wooten Wawen to Shrewley Common

Quick walk into the village to clear the cobwebs and stretch the legs before heading off.  Headed straight for the water tap this morning, we were out of water and clean clothes if the truth be told.  Desperately need a … Continue reading

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