Daily Archive: February 15, 2024


A Boatwif in search of a boat

In the six weeks or so since New Year there have been but few boat sightings. Early in January a plot was uncovered – the Captain had conspired to take Boatwif on a secret short-notice trip to Stratford-upon-Avon.    The plot was discovered, but the plan went ahead. Remember the floods? The River Avon was swollen well beyond its usual limits as it made its way downstream to surround Tewkesbury Abbey.    (Photo from The Guardian, January 24). The bandstand...