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THE WATER IS GOING IN!!!!!!! There is no quieter way of saying that — it's very, very exciting to see the basin starting to slowly fill up. There is even a depth gauge nailed to the end jetty on Gentian. The children are hopping up and down with excitement and are starting to make helpful suggestions of what Father Christmas could bring — a small boat and a set of water skis being top of the list!

Site wise it's been a steady week in other aspects of the construction. The brick work on the facilities building is really coming on and my project manager Mark Jenkinson has introduced me to a Romanian friend of his, Consti Pation, who is an interior designer, and who has some very interesting ideas on where to put the log burning stove I bought for the cafe area last week.

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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
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A delicious meal
Cafe at Bridge 80 under new management
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Tractor Rally
Vintage Tractor Rally
Thu 11 May
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