Category Archives: River & Parks

Skipper on the Trent

Les Davey started working for British Waterways in 1960 when he was 27, and describes the job he loved on the huge lighters (barges) of the River Trent as “…an adventure every trip”. The work was hard and sometimes took … Continue reading

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River & Parks

Edited and Compiled by Paul Nix This brings back lots of memories flooding back just for me sitting there, seeming to watch the world go by in all weathers some days you catch fish others you don`t but just being out in … Continue reading

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