Daily Archive: July 24, 2013


Down 2, up 6

Warwick to Bascote: 8.6 miles, 8 locks           At just before midday on Wednesday Cleddau resumed her summer cruise – phase 4 now – pulling out of the Saltisford Arm at Warwick and turning right towards Leamington Spa.  Summer, as in summer weather, still prevails and here in Warwickshire there is a great deal of heat but little breeze.           Why the long pause in boating – and in boatwifing?  There were the Captain’s planned meetings in Bedfordshire – and...