Buckatree Hall Hotel
Travel Blogs from Telford
... and was not shallow, and was probably where boats usually moor, as we had intended to.
Later a fisherman came and asked us how long we were going to me moored here. "Probably three nights" we said. He had been baiting the spot opposite our boat and he had planned to fish from our mooring. We explained that the usual mooring had been full of fishermen. He went on round the next clump of bushes and fished from there. He could still reach the baited spot.
No locks, 5 ...
... Xsara but we were told the boat had left already. We noticed Felonious Mongoose had also gone. We had not had a chance to speak to them.
Although the day was overcast and breezy, the threatened storms did not come, and we had only some light showers until later in the evening when it rained.
We helped to marshal boat visitors to Kew. John and his team of evangelists returned and sang some worship songs.
We had to return to our boat at 4pm ...
We had to visit the weedhatch to remove some brambles. Later on we went down the weedhatch again for some polythene bags. We were at Powke Lane bridge and Hazel went to get milk from the Londis and fish and chips from the place next door. We didn’t need to use ropes as we settled in the silt a foot out from the bank. We needed a good shove out to get away again after we had eaten.
As we passed Windmill End there were several boats there and ...
Two weeks to go and a bad time to find out that my trusty loft-lodging 80 litre rucksack - purchased in 2000 - is not really up to the task of carrying our stuff comfortably on my now slightly larger, comfort-seeking self.
After much hunting and research I have found a brilliant ...
... appears to be Joan’s best friend. Bertie looks like a rolled, fluffy white bath mat with a four rolled wash cloths sticking out of his stout belly for legs. We made our way to the car park and walked over to the canal (filled with barges that had just made the journey across). We walked out onto the aqueduct itsef, with the occasional boat gliding past nearly 150’ up in the air. It was ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility