Daily Archive: July 12, 2013


Downhill duo

Friday – Hatton Top Lock to Saltisford Arm, Warwick: 3 miles, 21 locks           “Early start,” said the Captain. “Get down the locks before it’s really too hot.”  So, before 8am the boat was waiting at Hatton Top Lock for a cruising partner.  Nothing and nobody was moving.           A van turned up to try to deliver supplies to the cafe – but no staff had yet arrived.           Breakfast.           Water tank topped up.           Breakfast dishes washed and put away.          ...