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It’s a life of leisure on a canal break

Published on June 4, 2013 By pressguru

David Jackson reviews his short break canal boat holiday from Drifters’ base at Gayton.  This review was published in the Northampton Chronicle & Echo on 23 May 2013. Prior to stepping on foot on the narrowboat I’d be calling home for a few days, my experience on boats was minimal. Other than travelling across the English […]

Get the family afloat this summer

Published on April 3, 2013 By pressguru

Narrowboat holidays offer families the chance to set off on an adventure together – learning how to work the locks, navigate tunnels, speak the boating lingo, spot wildlife, explore mile upon mile of traffic-free towpaths and visit waterside attractions along the way. All our operators provide hirers with life jackets and boat steering tuition. Bikes […]