Forest Pines Hotel & Golf Resort - A QHotel
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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... with an even older Lister engine than ours. Rob asked Alan, its Skipper, if he, like us, had problems with a smoky engine and Alan said he did 'a little'. We followed the tug out onto the river and were stunned by the thick black smog that this little tug belched out under acceleration. If that's what Alan calls 'a little' then our occasional tiny puff of ...
... and was 29 minutes away!! A quick message, goodbyes and I was on my way! To be honest, the beauty treatments were a welcome break from wedding mania and gave me an excuse to sit still and chill out for a couple of hours. After that, I was able to go home for an hour and was all by myself. Bliss. I had some toast and a drink and just sat in quiet. Luckily, I was there long enough to see Gemma, who arrived ...
The journey was good and fortunately without incident, although logs and "floating islands" were two a penny to make sure we were paying attention and not just lapping up the sun.
Much to our surprise we spotted salmon leaping two or there feet out of the water just before Naburn Lock, and there are salmon steps at the side of the weir which were introduced a couple of years ...
Very relaxing evening in the pub with John and Vanessa catching up on what we had both been doing for the last 10 days. They had a good trip down to Sheffield after we left them and then up to Leeds where John used to work before he retired!
Another sunny day for our 3 hour trip from Beale Lock up to Selby, via The River Aire, and The Selby Canal. We had heard ...
... tar on the ropes cut into the oakum pickers' hands. Conditions were cramped and unpleasant, with the men, women and children being segregated in their dormitories and work areas; parents and children only being able to spend time together for a short amount of time on a Sunday. Food was extremely basic, but in many cases it was better than life on the ...