Archive for May, 2011

National Historic Ships Photo Competition

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

The organisation National Historic Ships who are a wonderful resource, not least by keeping a register of historic vessels, not just salty stuff but all sorts including historic narrow boats and other inland waterways boats, are running their annual photo competition.

Last year's winner of the NHS photo competition

You can download the flyer here.

There is more information on the NHS site here.

There is also a competition for the Marsh Christian Award to a volunteer or group of volunteers who have made valuable contribution to the conservation or operation of historic vessels in the UK. More details here.

Sunset at Rowde

Friday, May 6th, 2011

A beautiful evening on the K and A near Devizes.

Boat to rent

Friday, May 6th, 2011

70ft narrowboat to rent from June – on the K and A canal. Lovely liveaboard with solar panels, large woodburner, gas CH, reliable engine etc. Furniture if wanted. No mooring, but very happy to help you move her until you’re comfortable to do so; or to help you find a mooring. £500 / month including license. Please contact Chris on 07980 509003 or with any questions or to arrange viewing.