Monday 18th February 2013
It seems Spring doesn’t officially start until 20th March (I had to look this up – it’s not the sort of thing I know by heart) but this weekend has seen some most excellent weather, and today, Monday, it’s been so warm that it feels like summer is just around the [...]Continue Reading →
18th February 2013
Although I’ve done it hundreds and probably thousands of times, there’s always an air of excitement as we approach Camden on the boat. If something interesting is going to happen on the trip then it’s pretty certain to be in Camden, and as we approach the Camden Market mooring point there’s often [...]Continue Reading →
16th February 2013
It may still be February but the sun has been out for the last few days, and it’s at least 48 hours since the last snow melted. So many people are asking me if public boat trips are available, here is a summary of what you can expect if you come to [...]Continue Reading →
It’s about time I started more regular blogging – sorry for the absence but as always, time flies.
These blogs may be about boat trips – why not, since this is a website mostly devoted to our cruises operating from our home moorings in Little Venice.
I do reserve the right to offer my [...]Continue Reading →
What a lovely surprise yesterday when the sun came out and the temperature almost reached 20C. It was just like summer!
Bigger surprise still was the appearance of the first goslings of the year hatched by our resident pair of Egyptian geese here in Little Venice. They are looking wonderful in the sunshine!Continue Reading →
With the lovely weather we’ve been having in January it’s been nice to do some longer cruises and my favourite trip of the year so far has been all the way from Little Venice to Hackney Wick to see the London 2012 Olympics site. We get there by following the Regents Canal down the locks [...]Continue Reading →
Hi from Canal and River Cruises, or should I say Canal and River Cruises Ltd because we are in the process of a company relaunch. Since mid September we have been under new management after a most successful 5 years of trading.
So there are going to be some changes but customer feedback has been [...]Continue Reading →
Canal and River Cruises Ltd are a private charter boat operator in central London, and specialise in day trips on the Grand Union and Regent’s Canals amidst the calm of Little Venice and Regent’s Park and the hustle and bustle of Camden with its world famous Camden Lock Market.
Parties of up to 12 are [...]Continue Reading →
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