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I was interviewed on BBC Radio Stoke about the marina and had a feature for over 5 minutes yesterday morning, including helpful comments from one of our moorers (thanks Paul!) To say it was nerve wracking would be an understatement but fortunately it wasn't live.

I was interviewed standing outside the facilities building looking at the new turf. I'd like to say my beautiful emerald green turf, but as the turf laying people omitted to water it in, and we've had no rain for days, it was looking decidedly sorry for itself. Enter Richard, my father-in-law with a long hose and garden sprinkler to save the day!! You could almost hear the grass sighing with relief! Now I'm thinking bowling green, croquet lawn or picnic area??? Any suggestions are more than welcome!

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Raft Padddle 1
Janet: Mon 29 Oct

We are very proud to say they made it! — our engineering team from Overwater Marina, lead by Simon Peek, workshop manager have recently been paddling for pounds as they completed a mammoth 10 mile paddle from the marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute. The team nicknamed "Peeky's Blinders" were in their bespoke mini...

PEEKYS BLINDERS 2016-1
Carol: Tue 16 Oct 2:56pm

Sunday the 28th October will see the Overwater Marina engineering team paddling for pounds as they attempt a charity row from the Marina, near Audlem, to Nantwich basin and back. Peeky's Blinders, named in honour of workshop manager Simon Peek, have decided to re-launch their raft 'Broke n down' to raise funds for the Royal National Lifeboat Institute with this sponsored event...

Peeky's Blinders
Carol: Wed 26 Sep 1:21pm

Possibly the smallest narrowboat on the network has recently become available for sale!'Broke n Down' was hand-crafted by the engineers from Overwater Narrowboat Services to take part in this year's raft race at the RNLI festival; which took place alongside the Autumn Boatshare4u Boat show. This narrowboat marvel, and winner of the best-dressed category, was hand-painted and...