As we travelled up the Lee Navigation in August we kept encountering two men in a van at the locks. These were men on a mission. Their task: to seek and destroy all weeds growing out of the lock walls. Their weapon: a garden hoe.
I imagine this is the sort of meticulous maintenance which will fall by the wayside in a cash-strapped, abolished BW/charity/trust/whatever next.
Churnet - As planned, Brother Nº 3 and Wife met us at the Holly Bush Inn for a day's excitement. As hoped, the overnight rain died away at more or less the same time...
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