A few ups and downs

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Well there have been "ups" and there have been "downs" this week. On the up side I have been once again delighted and humbled by the kindness of a small group of moorers who off their own back offered to put the mulch down round the new hedge plants on the drive. This has been a tremendous job and has freed Angus and I up considerably — I won't name names, but you know who you are and saying thank you seems so inadequate but THANK YOU!!

On the down side we have been having a few problems with our electrics tripping out this week, made worse by the fact that we had a general power cut one night last week as well with most of Audlem and Hankelow being off. Last night the power tripped half the site and the facilities building a few times and I spent a frustrating night with the electrician, our project manager Mark Jenkinson and Anthony trying to track the fault. Rolec are back on site tomorrow so hopefully we should get to the bottom of it — if not I find that the wall outside the facilities building is quite handy for banging your head against......

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The 2017 Audlem RNLI Festival
Janet: Mon 07 Aug

Do you have a top dog or a posh pooch? Or maybe your favourite friend has a special trick you'd love to show! If so come along to our dog show on Sunday 10th September at 11am. This year's show is once again being run by our favourite TV vet — Steve Leonard from Leonard Brothers Vets in Whitchurch and Crewe. Entry is on the day and the wonderful vets from Leonard Brothers will be on...

Boatshare Show
Janet: Tue 01 Aug

The countdown has begun to the 2017 Boatshare Show at Overwater Marina. This year's event, which is run by Boatshare4U is on Saturday and Sunday — 9th and 10th September 2017. The show, which runs in conjunction with the Audlem RNLI Festival, promises to be even better than last year with a number of boats to view, all of which have shares for sale. Most of the boats on display are managed...

The Audlem Lass supports the RNLI
Janet: Tue 01 Aug

The RNLI festival and Boat Share Show will soon be upon us so don't forget to book your tickets for the evening event with a blast from the past from Abba Re-Bjorn. We have two FREE tickets per boat for moorers and a half price offer of £7.50 per ticket for additional tickets. Numbers are limited so call or email the marina office asap if you'd like tickets. The morning of the...

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The 2017 Audlem RNLI Festival
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Boatshare Show
The 2017 Boat Share Show
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The Audlem Lass supports the RNLI
Audlem RNLI Festival
Tue 01 Aug
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