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A busy week or two at the moment — spring feels like it's sprung and we've been busy sowing wildflower seeds on the island, as well as tidying up the french drains so we can start mowing the grass again, without remodelling the mower blades everytime the gardener drives near the edge! I had a lovely morning on Saturday. The Audlem Lass returned to the marina so I pulled the few strings I have as the boss and talked the crew into taking me on a cruise around the island to take some photos. I would like to say it was a very serious expedition, but as many of you will probably guess, we just don't take life that seriously around here and it wasn't long before I got told off by the skipper for rocking the boat! The journey culminated with the suggestion that I re-enact the famous scene from Titanic (that's the bit where the heroine stands on the very bow of the boat — not the bit where they all drown!) Anyway needless to say I bravely had a go, much to the amusement of many of our moorers who were actually more convinced I might end up doing the drowning bit after all....

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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...

Tractor Rally
Janet: Thu 11 May

Look out on Sunday for a cavalcade of vintage tractors which will be trundling down the Marina drive and along the farm track and over Bridge 80 on their annual trip...

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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
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