May 182015


The John Pinkerton will be providing public trips between Colt Hill Wharf in Odiham to King John’s Castle during the May Bank Holiday, as part of the 800th anniversary celebrations going on in Odiham. For details of trip times, see the Magna Carta events update page.

The Accessible Boating Association, also based at Colt Hill will also be providing trips (which can accommodate wheel-chair users) over the weekend. Again, see the Magna Carta events update page for details.

The Society will be holding a Boat Rally at Colt Hill Wharf on Sunday 24th May as their contribution to the Magna Carta celebrations. The rally will host visiting boats and there will be activities on the wharf including music, children’s entertainment, a heavy horse display, canoe demonstrations and Morris dancing. There will be canalia and other sales stalls available, with catering and a bar provided by Andwells Brewery.