Small Tasks Team Volunteers March Update

Time flies when you are enjoying yourself! It seems that our last bulletin was but yesterday but we were advertising our Christmas Dinner then.
The weather was not kind that day, but a number of volunteers made their way to the Cheshire Cat. Wendy Capelle and Neville Preece were there giving us the chance to thank […]

By |March 7th, 2018|Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

Let Autumn Blow You Away.

Pumpkins and candles and soft misty mornings,

hot soups and firelight and Autumn leaves falling,

wild geese that fly with the moon on their wings,

these are a few of my favourite things…(to paraphrase Julie in The Sound of Music)

Yes, the sound, smell and taste of Autumn is truly here and we’re asking all our nature-loving Moorers to […]

By |October 18th, 2017|Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

Marina blog re-launches

Our blog has been looking a bit, well blogless recently – so, with bonfire night just around the corner, what better way to re-launch it than with some help from one of our very own moorer’s rockets…Steve Bennett

But, on a quieter note, and one more in keeping with this season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, […]

April Quiz Night

There was tremendous support for our Swanley Bridge Marina Big April Quiz last night and “French Leave” ran out worthy winners.Well done guys!
Also, a big thank you to Sally & Martyn of Willow Boats who again provided the snacks for the evening.You’re stars!
Most of all, a big thank you to all you moorers […]

By |April 26th, 2017|Brokerage, Information For Moorers, Marina News, What's On|0 Comments

Preparing Your Boat For Sale

With just a couple of months before the season, for one reason or another some of you boat owners may be considering selling your boat.
When it comes to selling your boat the outcome shouldn’t be left to chance.
A considered approach is required to ensure a quick sale with an outcome that makes all parties […]

Macmillan Cancer Research Fundraising Day

Saturday’s fundraising day for Macmillan went very well with a good attendance considering the adverse weather.

We again held “Name a Calf” where for a £5 donation you could name a calf and watch its progress on the farm.This proves very popular. We were very fortunate with the cake donations and the framed prints which all […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Brokerage, Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

An Affordable Way To Buy A New Boat

It is the dream of lots of boaters to own a brand new narrowboat taking advantage of the opportunity to plan the layout of their boat to suit their needs.
The downside invariably comes down to the actual cost of buying a brand new boat.This can prove to be prohibitive deterring
boaters from taking the step. […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Brokerage, Information For Moorers, Marina News, Narrowboat Services|0 Comments

Swanley Bridge Marina Competition Winner!

We are pleased to announce that the winner of our Anniversary competition are Mr & Mrs Monk from Cornwall.
They win the fantastic prize of selling their narrowboat on Swanley Brokerage absolutely free of charge!.
Congratulations from all at Swanley Bridge Marina

By |August 12th, 2016|Brokerage, Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

Cattle cause a stir in the Shropshire Union Canal

Cattle bathe in Shropshire Union Canal and cause a rumpus.

Holy cow! Cattle cause rumpus after taking a dip in Shropshire canal

These cows caused a right rumpus as they went in search of a cooling dip in a Shropshire canal.



By |August 9th, 2016|Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

Provisions For Sale

We are now selling Bread, milk, pies & ice cream.
If you are passing by please do call in.