Case Study Spring on the Canal

Spring on the Canal

Signs of Spring are gradually appearing in our beautiful corner of Hampshire on the Basingstoke Canal.  Nodding windflowers are brightening the banks and the birds are joyfully…
Case Study Sleep Tight!

Sleep Tight!

A good night’s sleep is vital to your health and well-being and probably comes high on the list of reasons for choosing a particular holiday.  A narrowboat…
Case Study Holiday trends for 2024

Holiday trends for 2024

A recent ATOL report in December 2023 states that holiday makers are looking for different holidays, rather than the normal beach package holiday. People are choosing more…
Case Study Book your narrowboat online

Book your narrowboat online

After the success of the small boat booking system we have now added a new booking system for our narrowboats, which so far is working well and…
Case Study Get Your Narrowboat Ready for Winter

Get Your Narrowboat Ready for Winter

Now is the right time to think about winterising your boat if you are not going to be using it Here are a few things to consider…
Case Study 1 Night Narrowboat Tasters

1 Night Narrowboat Tasters

If you have ever wondered what it is like to stay on a narrowboat, now is your chance. We have availability during August to try out a…
Case Study Could this be the best year for boating yet?

Could this be the best year for boating yet?

With all the rain we have been having lately, the Basingstoke Canal is full of water, which is unusual for this time of year. This means that…
Case Study Government funding cuts put future of nation’s historic canals at risk

Government funding cuts put future of nation’s historic canals at risk

We are issuing a stark warning that government funding cuts mean our much-loved canal network is at risk of closures. Threatening the future of canals Following today’s…
Case Study New Website & Booking System

New Website & Booking System

A few months ago we added a new online booking system for our small boats; kayaks, canoes, rowboats and electric boats. It has proved very successful and…
Case Study Boat Safety Scheme (BSS)

Boat Safety Scheme (BSS)

All our boats undergo an in depth boat safety check every 4 years. We have just had Holly and Teasel tested by Ben Greene (Boat Safety Examiner)…