Happy New Year

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Well, New Year came and went and we all survived a week of continual eating, drinking and socialising! The kids have (reluctantly) gone back to school and it's been really nice to be able to get my teeth back into work and get a few things done. Although January is a quiet cruising month we've been really busy in the workshop and sales of coal, logs and gas have been keeping us on our toes! I keep hoping that the freezing weather will give us a miss this year but looking at the situation in America I have a feeling we'll be getting it next. As an adult I hate the thought of snow and ice and worse still frozen water pipes....but then the child in me does secretly get really excited the minute it starts to snow!

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Raft Padddle 1
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...