Category: Canals

Oxford Canal to Rugby by Narrowboat – 65

Written on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019 in Canals

We head down the Oxford canal to the town of Rugby. This historic town is famous for the birthplace of the jet engine as well as the game of rugby football. I go to Rugby School and see where William Webb Ellis started the game in 1823!

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Oxford Canal & Huge TV Mast Install – 64

Written on Wednesday, 30th January, 2019 in Canals

In this episode, Molly and I start to travel down the Oxford Canal from Hawkesbury Junction. I also go into detail with how I’m fitting a new TV aerial, mast and connectors to my WiFi aerial. Molly loves being back on the canal and it’s great to be travelling again. Victron Episodes Exuipment https://amzn.to/2CRswgT https://amzn.to/2Tkr...

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Finished Painting Narrowboat & Are Out Of The Polytunnel – 63

Written on Saturday, 1st December, 2018 in Canals

At long last after weeks of sanding and painting, Alice my narrowboat has been painted and has left the polytunnel. It’s great being back on the canal again but I still have a lot of things to do. OLIGHT S2R Baton II https://www.olightstore.uk/?tracking=JourneyWithJonoS2RII Springwood Haven Marina http://www.springwoodhaven.co.uk

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Foil insulating & panelling my narrowboat – 60

Written on Tuesday, 28th August, 2018 in Canals

I’ve been busy inside my narrowboat and added foil insulated damp proof membrane to the walls and ceiling. I’ve added a series of battens to the ceiling to reduce the amount of foam I need to cut back as well as creating an air gap. Then on the walls, I’ve added manufactured oak floorboards. They...

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