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Maughan Lass

Sometimes I really do sit back and think what a fun job being at the marina is. I used to hate Monday mornings but the last few have been really great fun. It started off a couple of week ago with a visit from a reporter for Radio 4's Farming Today — they were running a week on rural tourism and wanted a bit on the Wheelyboat — it didn't take us long to talk the reporter into going out on the boat and we spent our morning gliding round the island (I say gliding because the engine is electric so it's really quiet). Last week was the turn of the media guys for the Cheshire Business Awards. We're down to the last 3 for the award of Corporate Social Responsibility. Again it didn't take long before Angus, Rodney and myself had got them in the boat and were once again whizzing silently around the island. Can't wait to see who wants a go next week.....

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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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