Is it a bird, is it a plane

Home » Blog » Is it a bird, is it a plane

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope — it's a boat......a small 16ft whaler equipped with a 15hp engine and a very keen coxswain called Rodney Cotterell, who is hoping to provide a boat service between Audlem, the Marina and possibly even the Secret Bunker from next Spring. At the moment it's a boat with no name, so Audlem Online are looking to run a competition for the best name. The service is going to be run by volunteers and all proceeds will be in aid of the Royal National Lifeboat Institute. The only downside is, as the Audlem webteam points out, the fact that because of the new boat service the Audlem seaplane venture, which was proposed last April, is likely to be ditched before it even gets off the ground......

Further reading

Roadworks in the local area
Janet: Thu 22 Jun

We have been advised of a numer of roadworks in the local area, due to re-surfacing...

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...

Marina News

Roadworks in the local area
Roadworks in local area
Thu 22 Jun
A Cheese scone at Cafe at Bridge 80
Cafe open 9.30am to 4pm EVERY DAY
Thu 18 May
A delicious meal
Cafe at Bridge 80 under new management
Thu 11 May
Tractor Rally
Vintage Tractor Rally
Thu 11 May

Janet's Blog

Overwater 2016
Pedalling around
Mon 01 May
Spring 2017
The strangest month!
Sat 01 Apr
Marina of Distinction Award
You missed one!
Wed 01 Feb
The Overwater Bridge
Happy New Year
Sun 01 Jan