Foulridge to Burnley

Barry here!! I've been left in charge of the blog while Sandra's away in Minorca for a week, so you won't be surprised that I've buggered it up used creative editing with the last posting and forgot to include two special meetings along the way and a bit of a flock up! The first was catching … Continue reading Foulridge to Burnley

Crew found! All appendages crossed for a safe third time lucky journey tomorrow

The wonders of the blogosphere aye? Thank you to Twitterland too, from where friends said they would have jumped at the chance had they been in the country. And then a lovely Tweeting lady offered - simultaneously friends from when we moored at Tattenhall Marina phoned Barry directly and offered their services. So hurrah! We're … Continue reading Crew found! All appendages crossed for a safe third time lucky journey tomorrow

Saltaire to Farnhill, via the Bingley Staircase Locks, and signs of spring at last!

I'm not a winter person, especially of the British type! The past six months have felt more severe than I can previously recall, with an intensity of unremitting cold, damp and more than our normal share of frost and snow. Undoubtedly it's a trait we're known for, complaining about the weather - but it's hard … Continue reading Saltaire to Farnhill, via the Bingley Staircase Locks, and signs of spring at last!