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Had a slight technical hitch recently — I seem to have lost at least 2 blog posts which I thought I'd posted and they don't seem to be here (or maybe I'm going senile!) Anyway to bring you all back up to speed — our lovely new benches were delivered a few weeks ago and we were all set to build them up....until we discovered that a duck has nested in the gap between the wall and the pile of bench bits. So, not wanting to disturb her, we're patiently waiting for her to hatch them before we can build the rest of the benches, and waiting...and waiting....how long does it take for duck's eggs to hatch? She seems to have been on their for weeks — so the conversation in the office now is how long do we wait before we try to explain to her that she's fluffed it up (so to speak). Not only will we all be devastated if they don't hatch — she 's now attracted quite a fan club of moorers who discretely check she's OK on a regular basis. Maybe if they don't hatch I'll have to buy in dome duckings as well......

Further reading

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...

Marina News

Middlewich Branch Breach
Emergency Stoppage
Fri 30 Mar
High Sheriff Awards 2018
Family Business Award
Fri 30 Mar
The Audlem Lass
The Audlem Lass Returns!
Mon 05 Mar 12:43pm
The-last-run
The Last Run - Day Star Theatre
Mon 05 Mar 12:37pm

Janet's Blog

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