It doesn’t need to be said that we had quite a lot of rain this weekend! Pewsey celebrated their annual  Carnival and illuminated the rain with the fabulous floats of the Carnival Procession. And it rained on our boats too! But despite the down pour, you still enjoyed your holiday afloat, and when the sun… Read More

Holidays afloat through the Autumn. We are now taking booking for 2018 until the end of November. If you fancy a holiday afloat and watch the seasons changing from the comfort of your own cosy boat on the Kennet and Avon, you may like to know that we are taking booking for holiday until the… Read More

Lazy summer days likes these make beautiful memories. Moored up after a day cruising along the Kennet & Avon, watching the sun go down as the children play until dinner is enjoyed by all. This perfect photo was sent to us our hirers last week after their holiday afloat.   “Hi Guys – thanks so… Read More

Travelling along the Vale of Pewsey in this endless summer we could easily forget that we are actually in England. This year there has been no need to fly across the planet in search of the sun as we have been blessed with the most glorious season we have ever known on the Kennet and… Read More

The canal inspires many things from painting to poetry, but we hope you find your own way to relax on one of our narrowboats this summer. So far a glorious summer and it looks set to stay for a little while longer at least! So maybe, as you are floating along the waterway you will… Read More

After seeing us in our TV debut “Building Britain’s Canals” on Channel 5 last week, Moonstruck was booked for a last minute weekend break. When they returned they said how much they enjoyed it and enquired about availability for the Autumn! It just so happened that I saw them at Pewsey Wharf and took this… Read More

Today whilst walking my dog to the canal, I passed Moonfleet looking splendid in the morning summer sunshine. A lazy Sunday morning with the birds singing and even the summer cherries looking so delicious along the towpath. What could be more relaxing that cruising the Kennet and Avon canal, and enjoying a good book along… Read More

We are delighted that the new Honeystreet Mill Cafe is now open, and of course just had to go and visit! This new business at the Mill looks set to be fabulous and we definitely recommend a visit if you are passing by road or canal! Lovely food, really friendly service, dogs welcome. Offering a… Read More

K&A – Devizes to Newbury If you would like to know a little more about the canal feature on our stretch of the K&A here which links to Wikipedia’s website relating to canal history. Legend to Devizes 114  A345  Pewsey Bridge 51 Wootton Rivers Lock 52 Heathy Close Lock 53 Brimslade Lock 54 Wootton Top… Read More

So, a few weeks after our filming debut the Channel 5 documentary series starts tomorrow, Friday 15th June at 8pm. Our boats feature later on in the series, but there is also a competition to win a narrowboat holiday with us! WHAT TO WATCH His tattoos may have a nerdish medieval theme but historian Dan… Read More