A monumental day

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A monumental day today — on two accounts — firstly the frame to the workshop went up with the roof struts being put on with a very large crane. Secondly, and with great excitement, I signed our Network Access Agreement with British Waterways. What this means is that, as far as British Waterways is concerned we can legally accept a boat into the Marina from the date agreed! I almost felt like cracking open a bottle to celebrate but there is still lots of work to do!!!

On a lighter note I had some time off from the marina recently and tried to re-create my youth by going to see the "Rocky Horror Show". I went with friends and true to Rocky tradition we all dressed up as french maids and transvestites, which when recounted back to site caused some amusement with the Mick the site manager, particularly since he is used to seeing me trudging around the site covered in mud. All in all I had a great time and it was good to have a bit of time away, but if I'm completely honest I missed

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Middlewich Branch Breach
Janet: Fri 30 Mar

Please be aware that there has been a breach of the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal between Lock 2 Stanthorne Lock and Lock 1 Wardle Lock. A stoppage is currently in place and is expected to remain so for some...

High Sheriff Awards 2018
Janet: Fri 30 Mar

We are delighted to announce that Overwater has been presented with the award for Family Business Excellence by the High Sheriff of Chester at the recent Enterprise Awards for 2017/18. Angus Maughan and David Johnson attended the award ceremony at Chester Race Course to receive the...

The Audlem Lass
Janet: Mon 05 Mar 12:43pm

The Audlem Lass Boat Service returns to Overwater from Good Friday, 30th March 2018. Operating every Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday until the end of October the service provides a wonderful way to take a trip to the village of Audlem. The service is run by a fantastic group of volunteers who are always looking out for new members. If you like messing about on the water and would love to...

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