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Audlem RNLI festival at Overwater

The marquee is up, the tables are set, potaloos are on site, the cowboys are here........the excitement is building.......the weather is giving us more stress than you can possibly imagine....and it's almost festival time!!! Rodney, Dave and Sue have put in so much hard work organising the whole weekend I am finding myself biting my nails hoping the rain will just keep off. Last year's festival was a bit of a blur — I was only a month on from major surgery and was there in body, but that was about it. Now it's a year later and not only am I still alive (always a bonus!), but I am again immensely proud of Rodney and his team. Now if it will please NOT rain......

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PEEKYS BLINDERS 2016-1
Carol: Tue 16 Oct 2:56pm

Sunday the 28th October will see the Overwater Marina engineering team paddling for pounds as they attempt a charity row from the Marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back. Peeky's Blinders, named in honour of workshop manager Simon Peek, have decided to re-launch their raft 'Broke n down' to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute with this sponsored event...

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...