We set off for Leicester with Ferndale – it was really nice to cruise in company again and to share locks.
We passed the Space Centre – it really does look as if it is inflatable but is in fact clad in high-tech ETFE “pillows” and was built in 1996.
|The Space Centre|
Richard took the opportunity to polish one side of the boat with his new acquisition, Canuba Wax. Along with his Christmas present of a 12 volt polisher Mary H looks nice and shiny again.
(The last two paragraphs were written on Tuesday morning)
Below Thurmaston Lock to Castle Gardens Leicester4.82 miles