Monthly Archives December 2017

Balliol re-fit

Our boat Balliol has served us well over the past 10 years, giving lots of happy memories and introducing a great many people to the wonderful secret world of ‘Canals’ Despite this and always being conscious of keeping our hire fleet up to date, the decision was taken to send Balliol for a re- fit. A few weeks ago, after stripping out the interior we set off north from Oxford along the South Oxford Canal. Down the Napton flight to Braunston, here we joined the Grand Union for a few miles before traveling along the north oxford canal to Hillmorton.
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Victoria’s Story

My boyfriend and I booked a boat from College Cruisers for the weekend in May and had the most fantastic time. The boat was simply perfect, it had everything that we could need and despite being the lofty height of 6ft 7” my boyfriend could both stand up inside the boat and had a comfortable night’s sleep which we were amazed by! We were worried that with little boating experience between the two of us that we wouldn’t manage very well but we fell into a boating rhythm very quickly and had a wonderfully serene time chugging along the Oxford Canal
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