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Loughborough & Redhill lock.

Overnighted at Loughborough, and for the life of me I can’t remember a thing about it.

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Market Harborough

We were only going to stay here overnight but ended up staying the best part of a week.   Excellent basin at the end of the canal, £10 p/night after 24 hours – but that includes power!  Also lots of … Continue reading

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Watford Flight

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Blisworth

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Stoke Bruerne

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The Tardebigge Flight

Thirty locks, the longest flight in the system.   We started at 8:30am and finished at 12:30.  No problems, steady going, good weather.   Clear & cool but dry.   We followed 2 boats up, and met 2 boats going … Continue reading

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BOAT ! not the best day we’ve had.

Yesterday was a shocker of a day boating.   There was one little gust of wind that pushed me over to the trees, as I was trying to keep the branches from tangling with the tiller arm a little twiggy … Continue reading

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