A sunny open day at last

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At last!! — I can't believe it!!! — we had a Open day today and it was SUNNY, not cold, wet, windy and grey like usual. A bit breezy but SUNNY!! I spent most of the day walking the jetties to check all the nails are in the places that nails should be (and I can now safely say that the vast majority of them are!) and chatting to people — what a great day. It's amazing how much better a bit of blue sky and sunshine can make you feel. All the moorings are now complete and are fully serviced with water and electricity and the safety kits are installed.

Last night we met up with all the family to go to Richard's 70th birthday celebration. They say that 70 is the new 60, but I don't think it's bad going for a 70 yr old to be on the farm every morning at 6.30am and turning up at the marina site for every Open Day!

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Raft Padddle 1
Janet: Mon 29 Oct

We are very proud to say they made it! — our engineering team from Overwater Marina, lead by Simon Peek, workshop manager have recently been paddling for pounds as they completed a mammoth 10 mile paddle from the marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute. The team nicknamed "Peeky's Blinders" were in their bespoke mini...

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...