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Staying warm afloat: Which heating option is best for you?

We explore some of the reasons why someone would choose a widey or a narrow!
Campervans

Tales from the Australian road part 1: Our nomadic escape!

The Tuesday Tales of what 2024 will look like for Marwood Makes, and unveiling some of our new competitions...
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Our 2024 journey unveiled: Buckle up!

The Tuesday Tales of what 2024 will look like for Marwood Makes, and unveiling some of our new competitions...
Boats

Choosing a Winner! The LIVE DRAW Process

Just a few days until the Boat Competition Live Draw! Here's how it’s going to work, and how we’ll contact the winner!
Boats

What Happens When I Win? The Custom Build Experience!

We’re offering the full Marwood Makes experience of having a luxury floating home custom-made to your design preferences! Here's the process...
Boats

Tunnels on the Canals: Spooky Moments!

The Tuesday Tales of some of the spookiest moments we’ve had on our boats whilst travelling through tunnels along the canals…
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Our Boat Competition is a Guaranteed Draw!

We're thrilled to announce that our Luxury Boat Competition is officially a GUARANTEED DRAW! It's been quite a journey getting here...
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Our First Cruise: Carry on Boating!

The Tuesday Tale of excitement and trepidation on our first narrowboat cruise, as we tackled Tyrley Lock and narrowly averted getting stuck!
Boats

What makes a true boater: Taking a look!

A Tuesday Tale of excitement and woe as J took steps to become a true boater.
Boats

Widebeam or Narrowboat: Which would you choose?

We explore some of the reasons why someone would choose a widey or a narrow!
Boats

Boat to Boat: Nomadic Life Afloat

A peek into our lives renovating boats whilst on the move. It wasn’t always plain sailing…
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Jollie’s Floating Emporium

The tale of running a narrowboat shop in Little Venice & declaring baby for sale!