Best Western Pastures Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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... as with other locks onto a tidal stretch to come out with a lot of revs to help with the steering control, save it for the bridges!". I see what he meant, the river is flowing pretty fast, so we are already doing twice the normal cruising speed circa 7/8 knots and there are two big bridges right in front of us. Power is needed to control the boat to make it safely through the arches with cars ...
... a "duck weed" issue on the Selby Canal but were surprised on how much there was and how green it was, it didn't look like there was a canal at all, under the luminous green covering.
Selby is a very pleasant small town and we moored in the basin at the junction with the River Ouse, well placed for our for our early set off time with tide on the way up to York ...
We are on the way again after a week at home. John and Vanessa join us at Lemonroyd Lock by the Marina and we head off on the second stage of our summer trip. First stop is Castleford to fill up with diesel, a simple process you might think, just like filling the car!!
Not quite so easy on the boat.
Two hours later after the chap at the Marina who was ...
A very busy week at home, can't believe how much everything in the garden had grown, it took both of us 3 days to tidy up. Need to get back to the boat for a rest!! Good to be on dry land for a few days but looking forward to the next stage in the trip on the Tidal River Ouse up to York, in time for the start of the Tour de France. ...
On the Chesterfield Canal (from Retford to West Stockwith Basin).
On the River Trent (to Keadby, nr Scunthorpe).
On the South Yorkshire Navigations - Stainforth & Keadby Canal (from Keadby to Mexborough, nr Doncaster).