The birds are singing

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There's definitely a feeling of spring in the air this morning — I walked down to the marina and the birds were singing their little hearts out — I know it's still February (technically) but surely we're over the worst the winter can bring. I think early spring in this country has to be one of the best times and places ever, and being in Cheshire makes it even better — everything starts to wake up and practically unfold in front of you. Just as I got to the marina I looked across the fields and saw a buzzard circling on the air currents — he looked magnificent and as I stood and appreciated him I couldn't help but think how lucky I was to be stood there.

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Sam: Wed 16 Jan 1:17pm

Look what's arrived. The Overwater Wheelybus has, after some phenomenal fundraising, been handed over to us today. Now we can transport wheelchair users, and those with mobility issues, for trips on our wheelchair friendly Wheelyboat and to appointments...

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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...

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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...