Daily Archive: March 31, 2013


Blown away!

Macclesfield to below Bosley Locks, 6.1 miles and 12 locks.        Ice surrounded the boat again this morning. It was still and calm with few people about as Boatwif trotted down Buxton Road to an early morning Easter service at St Paul’s Church. Two mini eggs and the Parish News the heavier Boatwif returned to find the Captain ready for action:          “A hire boat’s just been through, it’s cut us a route through the ice,” he proclaimed. A cup...