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steel price increase

We are experiencing big increases in steel every time we order and in recent times the price has risen further from  £460 per ton  in July 2020 to £780-£830  Jan 2021 it is expected to be £880 by  February   and told of further increases to follow. We are now force to increase are prices,  like all [...]

job vacancy for boat fitter

Job title– part time/full time  Narrowboat fitter joiner Location– lymm marina, warrington Lane, Lymm Cheshire WA13 0SW Pay – subject to applicants experience days per week – choice of 4 or 5 days Subject to applicants experience or situation, The position may be  also  be suitable for a person who wants to work as self employed person, [...]

Recreational craft directive

From the 3rd August 2017, all part fitted boats including a basic sailaway, now have to be CE marked and compile with the new directive (2013/53/EU). Therefore anyone purchasing any canalboat sailaway must have the necessary paperwork from the boat builder which is required of a completed craft. This includes:- a builders plate a CE mark [...]