Daily Archive: June 22, 2016


The final stretch

Thursday 16th June. Back on the Macc – and there was a homecoming feeling about the cruise. The rounded bridge holes,    the dozy-eyed cows,   the vigorous growth of the bank-side ferns,   and from Congleton onwards the Cloud’s stark outline   looming high above the canal.   As ever, near Bridge 60, the painted cow sat watching the cut.     What a gorgeous thing she is!  Then it was up Bosley Locks on Friday,     past...