Daily Archive: June 20, 2011


Is water liquid gold? (Or the right and the wrong sort of water)

Monday 20th June: Evesham to Bidford-on-Avon,     9.25 miles, 4 locks                 Since being on the Avon boaters coming downstream towards us have complained vociferously about poor facilities. To cruise on the waterways you need a licence and a BW (British Waterways) licence grants you permission to travel far and wide on the canals. Separate licences are required for waterways like the River Avon, the River Thames, the Rivers Nene and Great Ouse (and others). So a BW licence holder needs...