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It feels like ages since I've seen the marina without some covering of snow so when it all thawed this week, I couldn't get over how much greener everywhere looks — just makes you realize how it must feel for the people who live in places like the Alps where snow is on the ground for months on end.

I've started walking down to the site more now in order to reduce my carbon footprint and also to get a bit more exercise. One of the cats has even taken to coming with me for a walk (he think's he's a dog, but much smarter!) Not so smart though because last week he followed me into the staff cabin where we sign in and as I left got shut in.
The lads who were in having their break then spent the next 15 minutes trying to figure out what was making a noise like a cat meowing...until they realised it was indeed a cat meowing and most indignantly so! Then the ungrateful moggy, wandered into the nearest cabin with a working heater and spent the afternoon curled up comfy and warm while I walked home alone...in the cold....

Further reading

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Sam: Thu 26 Apr 11:35am

Sunday 29th April2.30pm until 4.30pmA Fire Engine and team will be at the Marina this Sunday!They will be hosting a talk with members of the public regarding water safety and answering any questions you may have on the subject.Drowning is one of the UK's leading causes of accidental death. Each year more than 300 people drown after tripping, falling or just by underestimating the...

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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...

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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...

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