Out now – the new Canal Boat app
NOW YOU CAN get even more Canal Boat with the release of our new magazine app. It brings you a massive 50 issues of the magazine and you’ll find more than four years’ worth of great cruise guides, boat tests and technical advice.
Together with the newest reviews, gear and guides from our website, it’s the perfect way to keep up to date with all the latest boating news. We think you’ll really enjoy using the app – but don’t take our word for
COLIN OGDEN, HEAD of the Lanky Boaters Group, pulled off a spectacular event on 26 June by towing his historic Windermere boat Whimbrel into Kendal over the filled in Lancaster canal, the first boat to ‘travel’ this part for around 70 years.
The journey started at Bridge House Marina in Garstang and, when Colin reached Larkhall Bridge, photographer Laurraine Smith took over, dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow to recreate a scene from the movie PiratesoftheCaribbean, where a boat was hauled overland by the captain.
The event in Kendal was aimed at highlighting the canal’s restoration. it, download it now and have a free full issue of the magazine on us. It’s available now from the Apple, Google Play and Amazon App Stores, simply search for ‘Canal Boat Magazine’.