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Winter

Winter at Wootton Wawen

Winter at Wootton Wawen By Matt Lucas Stern, boat yard manager at Wootton Wawen The canals and our boat yard are quieter during the winter months,...

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Take

Take 'Emma' into Birmingham to enjoy Christmas shopping afloat

TAKE 'EMMA' INTO BIRMINGHAM TO ENJOY CHRISTMAS SHOPPING AFLOAT We are offering a special over-night hire package aboard our Tardebigge-based...

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Anglo

Anglo Welsh Heritage Class - Supporting the Chelsea Pensioners

Anglo Welsh Heritage Class – the best of both worlds Anglo Welsh now offers two luxury four-berth ‘Heritage Class’ boats for...

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Autumn

Autumn Canal Events

What to look forward to along the canals this autumn As the leaves turn rust red and the sinking sun casts long shadows across golden fields,...

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Stately

Stately Homes and other historic places to visit whilst on your canal holiday

Stately homes and other historic properties to visit on your canal boat holiday One of the joys of a canal boat holiday is the feeling that...

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Wildlife

Wildlife watching at Great Haywood

Wildlife watching at Great Haywood By Kevin Yarwood, manager of Anglo Welsh’s Great Haywood canal boat rental base Our narrowboat hire...

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Waterway

Waterway activities to enjoy along the canals

Waterway activities to enjoy along the canalsThe magic of cruising aboard a narrowboat is just one small part of what makes a canal boat holiday...

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Enjoy

Enjoy canal trips at the Stafford riverway link open day

ENJOY FREE CANAL BOAT TRIPS AT STAFFORD RIVERWAY LINK OPEN DAY On Sunday 8 September, staff from our Great Haywood canal boat hire base will...

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Back

Back to school: Canal getaways for parents to enjoy

Back to school: Canal getaways for parents to enjoy The kids are going back at school meaning parents can finally get some rest after the fun...

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Top

Top 10 Waterway Wildlife Hotspots

Top 10 Waterway Wildlife Hotspots Our beautiful network of inland waterways were once the transport arteries of the Industrial Revolution, but...

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