Cheviot comes onto brokerage for sale!

Cheviot – a 47′, 2 berth, 2008 Piper built Narrowboat comes off the Llangollen Canal onto one of our Brokerage moorings for sale at £49,950.

By |December 17th, 2014|Brokerage|0 Comments

Christmas 2014 Celebrations in full ‘sing’

Christmas Celebrations in full swing at the Marina with our Swanley Singers – mince pies and mulled wine all round.

Swanley Bridge Marina
Narrowboat Moorings in Cheshire

By |December 14th, 2014|Information For Moorers, Marina News|0 Comments

A lovely winter morning!

You can’t resist taking an early morning photo of the Marina when it looks like this! One of early rising moorers took this photograph this morning and sent it through to us. We then couldn’t resist sharing it for you all.

Swanley Bridge Marina Nantwich,

Cheshire Narrowboat Moorings

By |December 12th, 2014|Marina News|0 Comments

The canals’ biggest fan….

This is the remarkable new ‘fan bridge'(or Merchant Square Footbridge to give it its official name) which now spans London’s Paddington basin.

Each of the five ‘fingers’ which between them make up the bridge deck, is individually counterbalanced and weighs six tons.

By |December 11th, 2014|Marina News|0 Comments

McMillan Coffee Morning Fund Raising

A huge big thank you to everyone involved in supporting and raising money for this worthwhile cause.

The sale of coffee, cakes and the raffle tickets.  Plus, a very generous moorer has made a substantial donation from the sale of his Narrowboat – to give us a final figure of £ 1,500

The making of cakes, the donation of […]

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Winterising your Narrowboat

It’s that time of year when temperatures start to drop and a little bit of preparation with your narrowboat can go a long way towards preventing a disaster or at the very least some costly repairs.  Here are a few tips on preparing your narrowboat for winter.

General Checks

Check lockers, cockpit and other areas to ensure all […]

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Nantwich Santa Dash – 14 December 2014

Continue the Christmas tradition of putting children first by taking your friend and family to the 2014 Nantwich Santa Dash.

A 2 km dash through Nantwich town centre.  Festive fancy dress is optional but there will be a prize for the best dressed.  Mince pies, chocolate and medals at the finish line.  Every pound raised will […]

By |December 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Swanley Bridge Marina Christmas Social – Sunday, December 14th 2014, from 11am

Swanley Bridge Marina invites all their moorers to the Boathouse to join in some festive fun this Sunday, December 14th, 2014 from 11am.

Rachel Barrett and fellow moorers have been practicising their collection of Christmas Carols every week for some time now – they’ll be performing them just for you.

We’ll have an acoustic performance from Jim Pulling.

Sophie’s Christmas […]

By |December 9th, 2014|Information For Moorers|0 Comments