Skip’s Waterway: The Boat that saved a Canal

This is a delightful children’s book, written and illustrated by Jenny Pateman. 

Climb aboard Baisey, the talking narrowboat, for a daring tale of adventure on the Basingstoke Canal…

For ages 5 to 105!

Follow the link to buy it from our online shop.

Skip’s Waterway : The Boat that saved a Canal – The Basingstoke Canal Society (

There are also three pictures to colour in, available to download.