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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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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...

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Sam: Thu 02 Aug 11:42am

Our RNLI FestivalĀ is fast approaching and we are looking forward to another fantastic weekend. It is a two day festival with events and activities which include — Boatshare, A Saturday night event with Soul Singer Geoff Rey. Sunday events include Raft Race, Dog show, Boat share, Stalls and lots more!Car Parking on Sunday the 9th September is £5 and all proceeds are donated directly to the...

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