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Whixall

Whixall Marina, new base for 2019

We’re opening a new canal boat hire base at Whixall From next Spring, we are delighted to offer canal boat hire from our new narrowboat...

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Top 6 festive cruising destinations

  This winter we are offering winter cruising* from seven of our canal boat hire bases, giving narrowboat holiday-makers the chance to...

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Top 5 international canal adventures

Our 2,000-mile network of navigable canals and rivers pass through some of the most picturesque scenery and exciting towns and cities in Britain,...

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Top 8 canal boat holidays for beginners

  Every year more people experience the delights of holidaying on Britain’s beautiful inland waterways network. You don’t...

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Top 8 Halloween destinations afloat

Britain’s canal network was built by hand more than 200 years ago, and the blood, sweat and tears of countless hours’ work, as well...

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Enjoy a greener holiday with Anglo Welsh

By Kevin Yarwood, manager of our Great Haywood canal boat rental base We know - through the many comments we get about greener boating and the...

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Top 9 October Half Term Canal Boat Holidays

Autumn is a great time to visit the waterways and get the whole family out in the fresh air to experience an adventure afloat. You can enjoy...

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Anglo Welsh on screen and in print

This week Anglo Welsh’s narrowboat ‘Butterfly’ appeared on BBC One’s popular ‘Antiques Road Trip’, taking...

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Anglo

Anglo Welsh’s Top 10 Foodie Finds Afloat

Visiting local markets and independent shops to find fresh ingredients for cooking on board can be a fun and inspiring element of a holiday afloat....

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Top 9 Autumn Canal Boat Holiday Destinations

Autumn is a great time to get afloat and enjoy the beautiful colours in the trees and hedgerows along our amazing inland waterways network. All...

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