Boating, Narrowboats October 9, 2014 Skippy 2 comments

Narrowboat for sale: Wood Dragon

57ft Aqualine Manhattan Narrowboat cruiser stern. 57ft Aqualine Manhattan narrowboat in good interior condition powered by Isuzu 35hp diesel engine with 40 gallon fuel tank and stainless steel propeller shaft. Steering is from large cruiser stern with teak seating/rail. Layout comprises double bedroom to stern then moving forward large bathroom with pump out toilet, shower […]

Boating, Canals, Cartography, Geeky March 10, 2014 Skippy No comments

Best laid plans of planners and builders…

From my recent post about the planned school for the land at New Islington Marina / Cotton Fields in Manchester, you may recognise this diagram from the planning submission: Now the cunningly awake ones of you will have seen in the files e-Documents- 104709-dlp-0001 – Location Plan and e-Documents- 104709-dpp-0008 – landscape and the locations they […]

Boating October 8, 2013 Skippy No comments

Royal Mail Charges Revisited

In my post “Royal Mail Charges” I typed the opinion of a member of staff in Royal Mail staff in their Plymouth call center. However, subsequently to that, I found the Royal Mail Forwarding December 10: 1. If a recipient of an item (except a Business Reply, Freepost, Special Delivery or Recorded letter) attempts to forward […]