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10 Feb

Wet & Windy Whilton – End of a Chapter

With a new boat on the horizon and a need to decide where to put her in the water, as

28 Oct

Week 16 – The End Of (100) Days

  We had thought the best of the weather was behind us but we may have called time too early.

21 Oct

Week 15 – A High Wind In Warwickshire

Looking back I think we can say the weather finally turned on Friday. The day started grey and damp with

13 Oct

Week 14 – Long Itch to Liverpool (and back)

Friday was the big day for the “Home Demo” but not until two o’clock. A nice day again, if not

06 Oct

Week 13 – Back to the Grind

Returning from holiday to the daily routine is always a little sad but when you don’t really have a daily

30 Sep

Week 12 – Escape to Lympstone

We have stayed at a particular cottage in Lympstone a couple of times before. It sets right at the end

22 Sep

Week 11 – Aynho to Cropredy

Waking on Thursday morning, 13th September, it felt like we had had the coldest night since the summer, with plenty

14 Sep

Week 10 – Back In The Cut

Thursday 6th September and with children back at school, their parents safely back at work and some slightly chillier mornings

07 Sep

Week 9 – Reading to Oxford

Thursday’s assault on Thames & Kennet Marina in Reading, from our forward lying up position at Sonning Lock, was as

31 Aug

Week 8 – Staines to Reading

Thursday morning brought persistent drizzle so we stayed put until about 11:00, by which time the sky had cleared and