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“Its Up to Us Now!” Drama 22nd August

The Drama, Comedy and Song theme cruise planned for July onboard John Pinkerton had to be cancelled due to Covid restrictions. We are pleased to announce that the Hampshire Theatre Group has offered to do an open-air show on Saturday 22nd August. There will be two performances, at 3pm and 7pm. The drama is set […]

Boat Trips – COVID-19 Update

Due to COVID-19 our boat trips are limited. We are working hard to bring back more boat trips despite the challenges. From 1st August, some John Pinkerton boat trips have resumed on a charter basis. Unfortunately because the Kitty is a smaller boat social distancing is more difficult and Kitty will be out of operation […]

Update from the BCA

Here is an update from Fiona Shipp, Canal Manager, at the BCA: While some places might have gone quiet during lock down this certainly hasn’t been the case at the canal. We have seen large numbers of local people using the towpath for walking, cycling and jogging and hopefully appreciating the value of the canal […]