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It feels like evey time I go into the Overwater office at the moment someone has either grown and beard or shaved it off — I just can't keep up! First it was Colin who kept his Movember beard then arrived back after holidays completely clean shaven (I just couldn't put my finger in what was so different about him), and now Sam's going for it with a re-growth! Only Dave has refused to be drawn in to all the hairy mayhem. Anyway all this hairiness has left me pondering......I wonder if people who have outdoors jobs, or activities (narrowboating could be a good one) evolve to be hairier to keep warm?? Could that explain the high percentage of beards in the marina? I'll leave you to think about that one....

Further reading

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...

RNLI Festival 2018
Janet: Thu 30 Aug 2:10pm

Don't forget to join us for an evening of FREE entertainment on Saturday 8th September. The evening starts at 6pm with an interesting and amusing talk on the history of the RNLI from Peter Robinson, a retired Lifeboat Coxwain. Musical entertainment will be provided by the Funky Choir and our headline act — the fabulous Geoff Rey. The RNLI bar and BBQ will be open from 6pm and there will...