Our normal operating days are to be Tuesdays and Thursdays with bookable sailings via the Overwater Marina (01270 812677) at 11.00am, 1.30 pm and 3.00pm.
A flyer is available on request or visit the Overwater Wheelyboat website for more details. However, for the very first day we will be pleased to show you the boat and give free short trips from 10.30am to 5.00pm on Tuesday 21st July.
Just come to Overwater Marina with or without a disabled/ wheelchair / person. We just want to show everybody what a wonderful service we can offer to disabled or disadvantaged children and adults.
Our service is without a fixed charge at all times though a donation to help with running costs
will gladly accepted.
Our boat can carry 8 passengers with 4 of them in a wheelchair. A normal booked trip will last from half an hour to an hour and a half all according to weather and passengers wishes.
The marina cafe is open every day except Mondays and has disabled facilities.
We are pleased to say in the last fortnight almost 50 care homes and day centres from Telford to
Liverpool have registered with us.
Marine Engineer Wanted — to join our small, friendly and expanding workshop team. Must have experience of engine maintenance and diesel heaters. Boat joinery and plumbing experience an advantage, although other skills would also be considered. This is a full time position with good pay and working conditions. Please apply in writing to Janet Maughan, Overwater Marina, Coole Lane, Newhall...
Look what's arrived. The Overwater Wheelybus has, after some phenomenal fundraising, been handed over to us today. Now we can transport wheelchair users, and those with mobility issues, for trips on our wheelchair friendly Wheelyboat and to appointments...
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...