Father’s Day on Midsomer Maiden

Dear Gail and Gillian and Darrel ,
Please accept a rather belated thankyou for the wonderful time we all had on the Midsomer Maiden on Father’s Day.
The whole family had a wonderful time and were most appreciative of Darrell’s skilful skippering and knowledgeable commentary .
I really don’t think we could have enjoyed […]

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Engagement surprise on Jobelle

Dear Gail

Just want to say a brief thankyou to you, Gillian and Graham !

The trip was amazing thank you, couldn’t have asked for anything better. Jobelle was lovely and thanks for all of your help.

Now for our own boat….. haha

 

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May 2018 Boating News

May has been an extremely lively month with visits to Paris, Norfolk and Yorkshire while life at our boat yard has been pretty hectic, too. Finally river levels subsided sufficiently to permit boats to return to their owners. It’s always a good feeling to see owners’ smiling faces as they reacquaint themselves with their […]

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Horning Boat Show ! Discover the Gentle Art of Eboating

A choice of two electric Fantails available for immediate delivery. See us in Horning on Saturday or in Wallingford, near Oxford on Bank Holiday Monday. Call the office anytime to set up a viewing.01491 578870. Discover the Gentle Art of Boating

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April 2018 Boating News

Recently one of our clients made me chuckle when he mentioned that in his next life, he wants to come back as me! He said: “When I am stuck in traffic on the M25 I think of you, swanning along the river bank, enjoying the best job in the world!”

It is true that […]

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Slipper launches still “HOT”

Following on from the sale of two slipper launches so far this season, one electric and one completely traditional, it would seem that the popularity of this design persists.

Slipper stern launches are truly the E-types of the river with their distinctive styling. The first example of the sloping stern, designed to cut wash, was […]

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March 2018 Boating News

Regular readers will know how fond I am of North West England as a card carrying Mancunian, and therefore always happy to jump on the train heading north whenever the occasion arises.

It was love at first sight

While in the Lake District this time with the typical mix of snow and sun, I was delighted […]

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February 2018 Boating News

How lucky were we to escape to the sun for a bit of R & R afloat after the rigours of “starring” at the London Boat Show? Our Reuters interview was woven into a story about the potential for electric boat sales worldwide, which they syndicated to China and Turkey.

While this doesn’t help […]

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January 2018 Boating News

The razzamatazz of the new look London Boat Show, complete with champagne bar and speak easy jazz piano (oh yes and a few shiny boats), is now behind us and as the days lengthen we start to think about spring launching. In our new year enthusiasm we have ordered a couple of Scoops to […]

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Wonderful wedding with Jobelle

“The boat was absolutely perfect – thanks so much for everything”.

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