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Well I can't even pretend I've been doing much work today, but I was at the Marina, sort of... Today has been our riding club's open show and it was held on our field by the side of the Marina drive. It was a tactical offer on our behalf — means we can ride to the show without having to use the trailer. It was also the first show that I've competed at in over 10 years, which really does make me feel old! My horse Rupert is getting on a bit — he's 21 this year, but there's a lot of life in the old horse yet so we attempted the ridden veteran class and came home with a very credible 6th, despite a rather dodgy canter on the wrong leg on the left rein. It was a good show for Isabelle, she won her jumping class, was first in junior handler and reserve champion in-hand, 5th in working hunter, 2nd in handy pony, oh and she came 3rd dressed as a chicken.........

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A Cheese scone at Cafe at Bridge 80
Janet: Thu 18 May

Alison is delighted to announce that from Saturday 20th May Overwater's Cafe at Bridge 80 will now be open from 9.30am to 4pm every day during the summer. Why not pop in for a leisurely Overwater Breakfast with a nice fresh coffee or try one of her delicious specials for lunch or maybe an afternoon tea and freshly baked...

A delicious meal
Janet: Thu 11 May

Today we welcome Alison who is taking over the tenancy and management of Cafe at Bridge 80. Alison is a fantastic cook who has many years of experince in the restaurant trade and is keen to bring lots of delicious new ideas to our lovely canal side...

Tractor Rally
Janet: Thu 11 May

Look out on Sunday for a cavalcade of vintage tractors which will be trundling down the Marina drive and along the farm track and over Bridge 80 on their annual trip...

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A Cheese scone at Cafe at Bridge 80
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A delicious meal
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Tractor Rally
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