Meanwhile life on the boat goes on On Election Day we went from Leicester to Barrow-on-Soar on a rather overcast and dull day. 9 locks 12 miles and over 5 hours...big trip!
The forecast for Sat was not good so on Friday we went to Kegworth which was our intended weekend stop. We stopped to do rubbish and loo at Bishop Mewadow Lock just after Loughborough and as you can see I (with Barneys help) act in a supervisory role on these occasions (not always)
The river Soar has been hopping in and out on these journeys but we are on the Soar navigation now. Between Loughborough and Kegworth we passed these emergency flood moorings which we didn't fancy the look of