Arriva la San Pierota! The first Venetian boat of its kind in the UK

2022-05-18T10:51:41+01:00

The Woodbridge Boat Yard belonging to Maxine and Eric Reynolds is now producing the first “sanpierota” to be built in England. The Woodbridge Boat Yard specializes in rebuilds and [...]

Arriva la San Pierota! The first Venetian boat of its kind in the UK2022-05-18T10:51:41+01:00

Vignettes: Robert Rivington

2022-05-03T09:27:32+01:00

ROBERT RIVINGTON was a tall man, and had an equally tall and gracious partner when I first met him in 1995. He became a member in the early years of [...]

Vignettes: Robert Rivington2022-05-03T09:27:32+01:00

Reminiscences: My Early Days in City Barge, by Nick Birch

2022-05-02T16:09:46+01:00

“What a great idea”, I thought to myself while looking at an old photograph taken in the early 1900’s of a gondola on the river at Stratford-upon-Avon; “…to put [...]

Reminiscences: My Early Days in City Barge, by Nick Birch2022-05-02T16:09:46+01:00

Piero demonstrates the Valesana technique

2021-04-26T18:20:17+01:00

A Wednesday in July was a pleasant sunny day to spend at the old swimming pool area beside Longbridges Boathouse, in Oxford, beside the Thames. There, assembled, from early in [...]

Piero demonstrates the Valesana technique2021-04-26T18:20:17+01:00
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