“Easy access” locks

A very nice feature of the locks on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal are the stairs at the bottom gate, but as usual when thinking about the process of turning a lock, I have to scratch my head when considering all the implications.

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Day 3: Birmingham to Phepson Farm, 26.7 miles

On Saturday my goal was to go south from Birmingham, following the canal to Hanbury Wharf, just east of Droitwich

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Interviews planned for Cycling the Canals of Britain

I hope to film a lot of interviews while cycling on the canals and also while in Birmingham, Worcester and

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Brookline Narrowboat Holidays
Worcester & Birmingham

Brook Line is an established family-owned and run boatyard, set up in 1981. You will start from a lovely country

Worcester & Birmingham
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Black Prince Narrowboat Holidays
Multiple bases

Black Prince: Canal boats, barges, narrowboat, call them what you will, there is nothing to compare with the unique experience of

Multiple bases
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AngloWelsh Narrowboat Holiday Company
Multiple bases

160 stylish boats, eleven different locations, 40 years’ experience & lots of money saving offers. Discover the joy of canal boat holidays

Multiple bases
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ABC Boat Hire
Multiple bases

The canals and rivers of England, Scotland and Wales stretch for over 2000 miles through some of the finest countryside

Multiple bases
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