Learn about ‘Life Afloat’ on the Kennet & Avon Canal

Posted: February 2, 2012 in My News

The latest edition of Wiltshire Magazine features a piece I wrote about life on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

Thousands of people live on canal boats throughout Britain. In fact, there are more boats on Britain’s canals now than at any point during the Industrial Revolution. The fact that living on a boat is generally cheaper than living on land is one reason behind this. As is the enduring popularity of Britain’s waterways.

But what is life like on the canal? Is it very cold in the winter? Is it as fun as it looks? I interviewed the owners of three boats to find out.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s