The Cheshire Ring – Part One

  On Thursday, 10th September, we cruised northwards again, passing through the two tunnels, Barnton and Saltersford, and moored after another few miles at Dutton Bridge. I’d remembered seeing a conker tree there before, so Sal and I went off conker scrumping, but the tree was nearly devoid – other […]

Anderton Boat Lift (Twice!)

        We left the gorgeous moorings at Bramble Cuttings on Thurs, 13th Aug, to make our way towards the Anderton Boat Lift area – we had booked passage on the lift for Sunday 16th. We found, though, that we’d run out of water filters for our jug, […]

We’re in Birmingham!

  We started our return journey  from Napton Junction and left Calcutt locks on Friday 31st Jan, cruising the short distance to the top of Stockton flight – 2 miles and 3 locks. On Saturday, 1st Feb, we did the 8 locks of the Stockton flight plus the 2 at […]