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Janet on boat for Mend Our Mum

Well I lasted for a week and a half — then I got so mind numbingly bored at home (I'm not allowed to lift anything heavier than a kettle for ages — which leads to an interesting debate about "how heavy is a kettle"?) there was nothing for it but to head for the marina. I can't drive for at least another week or two so I snuck out the back way, down the cow lane, up over bridge 80 and in by the back gate. Before I'd got as far as the bridge Angus has tracked me down! You just can't sneak off anywhere these days. It was great to be back in the marina office and was such a lovely autumn day. There is something really fantastic about seeing people out and about and enjoying being on the water. It sounds really strange but it actually feels quite special to share in that. I've really missed the atmosphere in the office..Sam's bad jokes.....Dave looking at me like I'm slightly mad...and Colin just sighing a lot when I suggest something stupid.

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Overwater Marina Cheshire January 2018
Janet: Thu 01 Feb

You'd normally expect January to be a pretty quiet time of year for a marina, but not for us! Where can I start? Well first we headed off to the London Boat Show to pick up the Runner Up prize in the Marina of the Year Awards in a very hotly contested Inland category. I can't believe we've now been in the top two for fours years in a row. This year the boat show sported a new five...

spanner
Janet: Thu 18 Jan 1:19pm

Marine Engineer WantedTo join our small, friendly and expanding workshop team at our busy narrowboat marina on the Shropshire Union. This is a full time position, although part time hours may be considered for the right applicant and we can offer good pay and working conditions. Must have experience of engine maintenance and diesel heaters. Boat joinery and plumbing experience an advantage...

London Boat Show 2018
Janet: Thu 18 Jan

We are pleased to announce that Overwater was awarded Runner Up in the 2018 TYHA Marina of the Year Awards. The Inland category is a very competitive one so we are delighted with this result, not least as it is our 4th year in the top two! Janet and Angus Maughan recently attended the London Boat Show for the award presentation. Huge thanks must go to everyone who voted for...

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Overwater Marina Cheshire January 2018
Busy, busy, busy
Thu 01 Feb
spanner
Marine Engineer Vacancy
Thu 18 Jan 1:19pm
London Boat Show 2018
Marina of the Year Awards 2018
Thu 18 Jan
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