Posts Tagged ‘Lifestyle’

Hold Fast – it’s Christmas!

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

This year we bring you a Christmas treat by the K&A’s best known liveaboard boatie band Calico Jack.

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All welcome at Dundas carol service on 5th December

Thursday, November 26th, 2015

The boaters’ Christmas carol service will take place at Dundas Aqueduct on Saturday 5th December at 6pm. All boaters, local residents and their families are welcome. 

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Got a wheelbarrow? Must be a continuous moorer!

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

According to a certain online narrowboat blog, if you have a wheelbarrow or a bicycle, you’re a continuous moorer. If you have no home mooring you are a continuous moorer. And a river being in flood is no reason to come on to the canal for safety.

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Dead Rat Orchestra brings “The Cut” to the K&A

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Innovative folk performers Dead Rat Orchestra are bringing their 2014 show “The Cut” about the songs, sounds and heritage of the canals to the K&A from 10th to 16th August. The Orchestra will visit Crofton, Pewsey, Devizes, Bradford on Avon, Avoncliff, Bath and finally Bristol Harbour where the group’s 273-mile tour of the waterways ends at the Arnolfini Gallery.

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Seminar includes study of liveaboard boaters

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

The research group that carried out the boaters and travellers health survey in  2012-2013 is holding a half day seminar on March 12th that includes a study of liveaboard boaters.

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Amazing Spaces wants to hear from boaters

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Channel 4 programme Amazing Spaces wants to hear from boaters who are doing a bit of home improvement

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All welcome at Dundas Carol Service on 7th December

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

All boaters and other waterway users are invited to the annual Dundas Wharf Candlelight Carol Service on Saturday 7th December 2013 at 6pm.

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BaNES health survey research published

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

The Gypsy, Traveller, Boater, Showman and Roma Health Survey that many boaters took part in last year has been published.

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Don’t shoot the Messenger!

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Top-notch theatre on the waterway comes to the K&A in July and August 2012 as the wonderful Mikron Theatre Company bring two new shows to Bath, Woolhampton and Reading in their 77-year old narrowboat Tyseley.

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Flotilla at Pulteney Weir on 20th to 21st June

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013