Days Inn Telford Ironbridge M54
Travel Blogs from Shifnal
... propeller in the bins, and moored on what we assumed were visitor moorings. We had an afternoon snooze, and later on James tried to go for a walk, but he could not get out of the secure mooring area, as the padlocks were not the usual CRT keys.
This was quite a noisy mooring due to the proximity of the M6.
No locks, 11 miles
Thu 19th Sep
It was forecast wet today, from the small hours until about 4pm. However, when we ...
... br> Back on Gabriel we met Barry from Xsara, who wanted to join BCF. He took away a form.
We had another camp kitchen meal before ending up in the beer tent to listen to Rainbow Road. We met some people from a boat that sells hedgerow products – jams from wild plants etc.
On our return we found the BCF form from Barry.
No boating today
Sun 15th Sep
The forecast had predicted a severe storm today with ...
Walking back towards the boat we found Jimmy Spices, and so we had a huge meal.
As we were going to be at Hawne Basin on Friday morning, we decided to try to book in for the Black Country Boating Festival, starting later that day at Windmill End. We tried the number on the website, but this was set for a fax machine, so we sent them an email.
3 locks, 9 miles
Thu 12th Sep
We had an email reply this morning to say ...
... a gap year specialist.
Yes, I did feel too old to be shopping there, but hey ho, they had what we needed.
Now the challenge will be how the hell I fit a bulging 80 litres of stuff from the old rucksack into the new 70 litre one.... hmmmm.... may have to leave the inflatable crocodile behind :(
... Folk Club takes place. We sang Waterloo Road and April Come She Will. They had a very good PA system, with just one omni-directional mic hanging from the ceiling, and four speakers. The mic picked up all the acoustic guitar work and voices very well. We were given a lift back to Hawne Basin.
1 lock, 6 miles
Fri 6th Sep
Today was forecast wet, and it was, certainly at first. James wrote a document giving guidelines for ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed