Braunston Marina Businesses

A2B Relocation Services

Boat handling tuition & nationwide boat moving by water. Email:

AJ Canopies – Bespoke boat covers, tonneaus etc

BC Boat Management – Boat share sales & management. Offices in Braunston & Nantwich

Gongoozler’s Rest – Cafe boat just by Braunston Marina’s entrance

Peter Nicholls Yachts & Steel Boats – Experienced in building steel boats & yachts since 1974.

Tradline Ropes & Fenders

– Fenders, fittings, chain, ropes & webbing for boats & industry 01788 891 761

Braunston Village

Accommodation in Braunston – Village website has links to local B&B’s
Braunston Website – all kinds of information about Braunston, THE centre of UK canals
The Old Plough – home-cooked food lunchtimes & evenings + real ales

Boating Holidays & Local Day Boat Hire

Canalboat Holidays – Luxury weekly & short break canalboat holiday hire (since 1965)
Union Canal Carriers – Day Boat and Holiday Boat Hire at Braunston
BCBM Boat Share Ltd – Offering shares and management services for narrowboats in syndicated ownership

Canal Crafts

Guild of Waterway Artists – Association of artists specialising in waterway subjects
The Boat Shop – Braunston Bottom Lock – Canalware, paintings, prints, gifts etc
Village Needlecraft – Cross-stitch & long stitch kits of canal maps, working boats, canal scenes etc.


Village Website – click name for B&B’s in Braunston
Park Farm B&B – Luxury Farmhouse accommodation in nearby Shuckborough

Marine Insurance

Collidge & Partners – Click name for no-obligation quotation from one of the country’s leading brokers

Waterways Associations

Historic Narrow Boat Owners Club – preserving the working heritage of UK canals
Inland Waterways Association – Waterways campaigners, conservation, restoration, festivals etc
IWA Northampton – Local branch of IWA, events & meetings