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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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We are now moored up in Hemingford Grey where we used to live, ready for the Regatta later today. It is the oldest village regatta in the country and only residents of Hemingford Grey and Hemingford Abbots can take part in the rowing, canoeing or punt races. There are 170 - 180 races planned for all ages from 7 to 70, so it should be a great day, especially as the weather is playing it's part as well.
We are now setting off, retracing our steps and are homeward bound, just two and half months to get there!
Cardington Lock just outside Bedford was a bit of a surprise, one of the deepest we have come across, anywhere. The water didn't come in through the gates at the end of the lock as it normally does, it comes in at the side , wow that made it interesting.
Well, 5 weeks into our summer trip and we draw breath...................well for a day or so. Left Barrow upon Soar on Friday 17th April to follow a similar route to our first trip in 2009 when we had just retired. Took the scenic route and went north towards Burton on Trent, so we could meet up with John and Vanessa on nb "Swift and Low" who are travelling with us.
Two weeks later we arrive ...
We spent a long weekend in Oundle, about 10 miles (16.1 kms) from Peterborough, where we stayed with Margaret’s cousin, Sheila, and her husband Ron. Oundle is a large and very pretty village/small town in Northamptonshire, with everything including a prestigious Public (private) school.
Whilst we spent a lot of time socializing with Sheila and Ron (ie lots of lovely food and drinks), we ...
... end of the A427 saying “oiks not welcome, please return to Peterborough/Corby”
- More and larger parking spaces for SUVs (that’s 4x4s to you)