Tag Archives: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Wet! Wet! Wet!

One of us went in water this morning, and she’s not happy about it. It happened so fast there was no chance of saving myself. And it was a cold frosty morning so I has on more layers than I … Continue reading

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Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

We are now at the highest elevation we will take the boat to, and we’ve also been as far north as we are going.  Up until today we were heading south again.  However the canal gods had a different plan for us.   … Continue reading

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Skipton

We’re on the move again finally.   Hills, views, towns, I love it all.   Loving the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.    Mum’s on the boat with us, and we’ve had dads’ cousin Bryan visiting since we’ve been in Skipton. … Continue reading

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Himalayan Balsam

We had a walk the other day and saw the extent of the problem with the Himalayan Balsam.  There is a big push to eradicate it from the canals, but we found it away from the canal, and yep it’s … Continue reading

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Adlington walk

I haven’t used my big camera since I’ve been on the boat.   My little camera is very good, and fits in my pocket.  Takes a great photo.    The only reason I haven’t been using the big one – … Continue reading

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Wigan still – but moving on now.

Wigan – home of the current FA Cup winners (soccer) and also this years Challenge Cup winners (rugby).  The winners parade was yesterday, lots of red and white stripes.  They have an Aussie playing on the team. We’ve been sitting … Continue reading

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Wigan again.

We’ve back tracked to Wigan, to the top of the flight.   It’s not a bad place to be, there is a bus & pub handy.  Also all the boaty things you need, showers, water, rubbish disposal, toilets.   We’re … Continue reading

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