A beautiful October week

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What a beautiful week we've been having for October — sunshine and blue skies — doesn't it make you feel better!! The marina is beautiful at the best of times but with weather like this it looks stunning. The saddest thing is I'm gathering together everything my accountant will need to pull together our year end accounts, so my head is stuck in my laptop rather than the important business of being out in my little boat "checking" the marina. I did take a break last week when my friend Terry came to visit. Terry should be imortalised in Overwater Marina history — 12 years ago he came to visit me to meet Angus and check out where I would be moving to. He stood on Bridge 80 and told me he had a great idea — we should stop farming and start digging......well Terry, it's only taken me 12 years but, as always, I took your advice and look what we've dug for you.......

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Janet: Mon 29 Oct

We are very proud to say they made it! — our engineering team from Overwater Marina, lead by Simon Peek, workshop manager have recently been paddling for pounds as they completed a mammoth 10 mile paddle from the marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute. The team nicknamed "Peeky's Blinders" were in their bespoke mini...

PEEKYS BLINDERS 2016-1
Carol: Tue 16 Oct 2:56pm

Sunday the 28th October will see the Overwater Marina engineering team paddling for pounds as they attempt a charity row from the Marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back. Peeky's Blinders, named in honour of workshop manager Simon Peek, have decided to re-launch their raft 'Broke n down' to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute with this sponsored event...

Peeky's Blinders
Carol: Wed 26 Sep 1:21pm

Possibly the smallest narrowboat on the network has recently become available for sale!'Broke n Down' was hand-crafted by the engineers from Overwater Narrowboat Services to take part in this year's raft race at the RNLI festival; which took place alongside the Autumn Boatshare4u Boat show. This narrowboat marvel, and winner of the best-dressed category, was hand-painted and...