Monday, 2 January 2012

Christmas and New Year at Market Drayton

 A brilliant 2012
is wished to all our readers!

Christmas Eve morning Market Drayton
 views from the galley hatch ...
 ... The Jazz Band ...
 Christmas Day
 Unexpected visitors (George's Uncle Bernard, Aunty Janet and Aunty Joan on the 27th - fantastic!
 The resident swans - see Seyella's dramatic post ...
 First view of  2012
 A beautiful day today - we've reversed for water ...
 ... and there's Geoff ('elmsman) and George (on the pole) bringing Moore 2 Life into her mooring slot ...
 and Seyella too ...
 ... Mags regal wave as she passes by!
We've had great Christmas and New Year celebrations here at Market Drayton with good friends, hounds, food, wine and all the rest! 
2012 travels start here!


  1. Have a great New Year. I look forward to more vicarious travel in your wake. Gott Nytt År, as they say in Sweden!

  2. Happy 2012 to to you both. We passed Cosgrove Aqueduct today and are headed for the Shroppie and eventually Wales. May the New Year bring you and yours peace, prosperity, good health and great joy!
    Jaq & Les
    NB Valerie

  3. - and the same to you - yeractual!

  4. Hi Jaq, thanks for your New Year greetings I hope that we can all meet up again somewhere along the way to or from Wales! See you both then.. xx