We plough the fields and scatter

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I often wonder if all jobs are like this one or whether we really are just a bit dysfunctional round here. So far today we've had a discussion about whether black holes really do exist, we've talked about swimming with crocodiles and then had a really strange conversation about Tarzan (ladies — you know who you are!) On the more serious work side we've been having a really busy week in boat sales with offers in and accepted on two boats. Our brokerage is operated by Rugby Boat Sales and from what I can gather from Dominic, who runs it, business is just as brisk at his other office in Weedon. Anyway, back to the more normal stuff — I had to look up when I heard a couple of ladies in reception pondering if Colin was actually swimming or in a boat — they could just see his head sticking up on the other side of the re-fuelling bay — it was of course important work stuff — he's off to the island to sow his seed.........

Further reading

Roadworks in the local area
Janet: Thu 22 Jun

We have been advised of a numer of roadworks in the local area, due to re-surfacing...

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...

Marina News

Roadworks in the local area
Roadworks in local area
Thu 22 Jun
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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