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Tuesday 21st February Graham Winter Touring the Midlands by Water

Posted by Bob on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, In : Previous Meetings 
Last Tuesday Graham Winter reminded us how fortunate we all are to be living in the middle of the UK's inland waterway network. With great professionalism and humour Graham took us on a delightful trip along our waterways heritage. A seasoned and knowledgeable boater; he talked about and showed us some fantastic photos of bridges, locks, tunnels, viaducts, aqueducts, narrow boats, traditional sterns, cruiser sterns and wildlife! A wonderful guided tour of the midlands waterways and rivers: a ...
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Tuesday 15th November The Adaptability of the Cruising Sailor

Posted by bob on Thursday, November 17, 2011, In : Previous Meetings 
The Club was full on Tuesday night to hear Sian Brown and Graham Clipston tell of us of their Adventures through the Caledonian Canal in Scotland aboard their small trailer sailor "Poojah". The Locks are large in those parts and the Lochs not for the faint hearted when the wind blows! An hilarious trip where a sense of humour and determination prevailed over what were often atrocious conditions. Sian and Graham are talented artists and the water colours, cartoons and photographs they brought ...
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