THE OWNER AND THE BUILDER
PHIL BUTLER, WHO OWNS BETTY, has recently retired from a job as an engineer working on diesel fuel injection systems at a research centre in Kent. He sees the boat as something to keep him active and fill his retirement.
Strangely, although that boating holiday back in 1993 was the inspiration for getting a boat, he hasn’t done any boating in the meantime. But now he’s planning to spend some time exploring the canals, but may then take his boat back around the