Today our gathering of boats moved on a couple of miles to Amington/Alvecote. Before we did so, however, we took part in a Good Friday procession starting from Tamworth Castle. Here are the boats - all nine of them - above Glascote Locks at the start of the day (which, incidentally, is our 33rd wedding anniversary (we must be OLD!)).
My tummy rumbled only at the end of this! Fortunately we had prepared for such an eventuality and we ate a sandwich or two before returning to the boat. At about 1700 we cruised to Bridge 64 and walked to the Pretty Pigs pub for a Crown Carvery meal. Here are four of our number getting stuck in: John, Jane, Pat and Tony.
Turn left for Middlewich - So we left our mooring at Bate's Mill and Al walked up to the already empty lock. We went in with anticipation as everyone had warned us of the swirl you g...
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