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Find answers to frequently asked questions in here, or post a new question.

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Very basic question about e... - last post by nicknorman

General Boating

  1. Crew Swap

For general discussion on the waterways of the world! Ask any questions about boating and licensing in here.

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Boat moving London to Swale... - last post by Alan de Enfield

Waterways Holidays

For dicussion about holidays afloat!

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Good pubs on the Southern O... - last post by ditchcrawler

Boat Building & Maintenance

  1. Build Blogs

For general discussion on building and maintaining boats.

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Air Conditioning Fit - last post by ditchcrawler


For general discussion on waterways and boat equipment.

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Real benefits of a generator? - last post by Lady Muck

History & Heritage

For anything relating to historical boats, waterways, buildings and their restoration.

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Shortboat " Shirley" - last post by kris88

Living Afloat

  1. Recipes

For discussion and tips on living aboard a boat, both full-time or holiday.

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steel or GRP?? - last post by catweasel

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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Godalming and Upper Wey Nav - last post by mark99


Please post any stoppages information for the benefit of other users.

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Macclesfield Canal closed i... - last post by StarUKKiwi

Frequently Asked Questions

For common topics on boats and boating.

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First time owner - Inverter... - last post by Fender151

Boat Handling

Can't quite get the boat to move where you want it to? Post in here for help!

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Have we been working Locks... - last post by Bettie Boo

Vintage Engine Forum

  1. BMC,
  2. Gardner,
  3. Kelvin,
  4. Lister,
  5. National/Russell Newbery,
  6. Semi-Diesel,
  7. Others

Talk about your Lister, BMC and Kelvins here.

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Niehoff alternator re-wind - last post by mross