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Cruise Diaries

This section is to post details of your trips, journeys, adventures and anything else that you think others may find useful.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Boat Handling

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The Virtual Pub

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Relax in the luxurious surroundings of our very own bar. Discussion of non-canal related topics, and enjoy a virtual drink or two!

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For Sale & Wanted Section

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Links Directory

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Find and add links to your favourite waterways website in here!

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