Friday, September 24, 2010

Winter Opening information for winter canal boating holidyas

Winter canal boating holidays

K&A Canal: Gibson's Boat Services - Winter Opening

Gibson's Boat Services at Builder's Wharf Honeystreet
Picture by Bob Naylor

Winter opening at Gibson's Boat Services at Honeystreet on the Kennet & Avon Canal come into effect from October 1st.

They will be open Thursday to Monday from 10am to dusk or 6pm (whichever is earlier).

They will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays — except for emergencies or by prior arrangements.
All of their usual services will be available: Diesel, gas, pumpout & toilet fluids, water, & stove fuels.

You may not need these specific boat services for winter canal boating holidays but it's useful to know what's opening when planning canal boat holidays for October through to March. The water take on service for example is vital, and you ight just need an unplanned pump out.