Tue Nov 12, 2019 at 1:03pm
One of the most attractive facets of life on the canals is the freedom that comes with it. Not many have the advantage of being able to take of on an adventure at the drop of a hat, and take along all the home comforts that come with life on a narrow boat. This being said, there are times when the adventure you have in mind is not always possible. Every now and then stoppages occur, which can mean a change of plans is necessary.
Tue Oct 22, 2019 at 12:00pm
It's that time of year again when nights are getting longer, mornings are getting colder, and it will soon be time to start thinking about preparing boats for the winter. We at Venetian Marina want to help give you peace of mind when it comes to winterisation.
Thu Oct 3, 2019 at 4:45pm
We at Venetian Marina have recently been fortunate enough to feature on the acclaimed, highly informative Youtube channel, The Narrowboat Experience. Having sold their boat through our brokerage they were kind enough to invite us to talk through the buying and selling process on an episode of their vlog. Having discussed the buying process last time, we will now go though what is involved in selling your boat.
Fri Aug 9, 2019 at 9:56am
Venetian Marina has recently had the distinct pleasure of selling narrowboat 'Ewart' on behalf of Annamarie & Kath of The Narrowboat Experience. For the few out there who aren't aware, this is a very popular Youtube channel aimed at canal users. Joined by their cats they travel our waterways, posting regular and very helpful video blogs. They have recently posted a video with some helpful tips with regards to the buying and selling process, featuring our very own Zoe. Here, we will go through the buying pro
Mon Jul 29, 2019 at 3:08pm
If you're looking for somewhere to moor your narrow boat around the north-west of England, look no futher, stop and take a look at Venetian Marina. As well as offering narrowboats for sale, we’ve got moorings for a 105 boats at our site located in Cholmondeston, near Nantwich, Cheshire.
Fri Jul 5, 2019 at 3:00pm
The inside workings of Narrowboat Glass Nestled right next door to the Venetian main Sales Office is the working glass studio of Narrowboat Glass. They design and make bespoke glass mainly for narrowboats. They say if you can imagine it in glass for your boat it’s likely they can make it. Over the course of several blogs we will be taking a closer look at the process from start to finish. Keep an eye out for our future blogs to learn the mystical process of leaded glas...
Tue Jun 11, 2019 at 4:57pm
Narrowboat Snowgoose purchasers’ storyThe story below was received fromDavid Bramley who purchased Narrowboat Maybee Tomorrow in April 2019. Sincethen David has renamed his boat Snowgoose in memory of the boat his dad onceowned. He is new to the narrowboating but has loved his short time onboardso much that he now calls Snowgoose home. I have been looking for a boat on and off for almost 2 years until I had the opportunity to get one this year. I'd looked at boats at a few places, but Venet...
Tue May 7, 2019 at 10:43am
20th Annual Crick Boat Show The Crick Boat Show is an event which has been held annually at Crick Marina in Northamptonshire since 2000. The show is held at Crick Marina, which is situated on the Grand Union Canal, close to junction 18 on the M1. . Crick Boat Show will celebrate its 20th year with the 2019 Show. With more than 50 narrowboats, wide-beamed boats, heritage vessels and budget craft on display, there are more boats at Crick this year than ever before. Find out more about...
Fri Apr 5, 2019 at 11:41am
Narrowboat Bodger Purchaser and moorers storyNarrowboat Bodger was purchased by David Horgan who then decided to sell his smaller boat with us on brokerage. 'I had been looking everywhere for a narrowboat and while there was lots about I really didn’t know what exactly I was looking for. I came to Venetian expecting to see one or two narrowboats for sale but was totally blown over by the amount of different narrowboats they had available. From the moment I walked into the sales office ...
Sun Mar 31, 2019 at 10:08am
Narrowboat Splinter moorers story The story and feedback below is from Mr & Mrs Lee who purchased their first narrowboat from Venetian Marina in 2002 and they have moored with us ever since. 'We were attracted to moor at Venetian Marina after purchasing our first boat here after 25 years of hiring. After visiting the marina in 2002, we found our perfect first boat and stayed. The facilities at the marina are very good, much improved in recent years and now meets all our needs. Alwa...