Sunday, 16 June 2013

 
hi sorry we not updated our blog but we have been out enjoying the sunshine at last also i have been working
so what we been up to since our last update , well we left Thrup and heading down to the River Thames
 
 
 we saw this Kingfisher just as we left the Oxford canal
 
 
 
 
 
 Summer 8 on the River Thames at Oxford

 Red kite there are a lot around here

 while we were moored at Abingdon enjoy a lovely weekend we saw all these gliders

 Mandarin duck

 Garden shed boat  see the outside loo

 stone faces in Abingdon

 very funny

 views from top of town hall in Abingdon

 Didcot power station

 abingdon

 female Mandarin duck

 swan and signets

 
 
  Grabloader lorry going over Reading Bridge
 
we came off the Thames and headed up the Kennet and Avon
 we came across these cowboys who were cutting a fallen tree , what is CR&T coming to giving these people contracts

 glad he did not fall in

 got his foot wet

 Shenfield mill owned by Justin Collins

 the old mill wheel


 

 John with his mum's rose

 Jackie
we met john and Jackie last summer and has been boating with the on and off since

 deer in a buttercup field at sulhamstead


 Grabloaders quarry at Play hatch where i am working at mo for a few weeks  lots of big boys toys to use
 





 
 
 
 
 
we got as far as woolhampton and then turned round ,
i was offer  some work with my old work place so we have now moored up at Frouds Bridge marina.
In july we going to move on    at end of july and august we going to doing WRG camps
one week on the Basingstoke canal at deepcut locks , then one week on the Cromford canal,  then two weeks working on the Chesterfield canal at staveley
https://www.waterways.org.uk/wrg/
 
 
enjoy the summer and if you want to come and see us doing wrg camps you are welcome to come and see us
 
 
 

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