• February 2019 work party

    February 2019 work party

    Sunday 10th February. Meet outside the clubhouse at 10:00. Ian Heyling has turned the trolley over for us and it needs wire brushing and a coat of paint The benches under the veranda need rubbing down and coating with some […]

  • January 2019 Work Party

    January 2019 Work Party

    Meet outside the clubhouse at 10:00. Continuing with improvements to the slipway the next task is to refurbish the trolley.  The old rotten wood needs removing, if this is something you could do please arrive with suitable clothing and gloves. […]

  • BBCC 2006 boat rally

    A look back at the 2006 BBCC rally

    Until 2006 the BBCC held a boat rally every other year. The 2006 BBCC rally took place in glorious weather over the weekend of Friday 30th June, Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd July 2006. Due to a clash with a […]

  • Photo: Loading casks of beer at Walsh's Bakehouse Brewery

    A look back at the 2004 BBCC rally – featuring beer by boat

    The 2004 BBCC rally incorporated the AWCC National rally celebrating 40 years of the AWCC. It took place from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th July 2004. Nearly 200 boats attended. BEER BY BOAT Canal boats carrying draught beer were once […]

  • Christmas starts at Black Buoy!

    Christmas starts at Black Buoy!

    Not only did everyone enjoy a super 5 course meal…and mint chocs afterwards, but they were also entertained with music and a Christmas sing along.  The down side was all the washing up !

  • BBCC 2002 boat rally

    A look back at BBCC 2002 Boat Rally

    Pictures of the 2002 Boat Rally. The rally dates were Friday 12 to Sunday 14 July – and the weather was excellent, warm, dry and sunny.

  • Looking south from the clubhouse

    Site tour Spring 2001

    A photographic tour of the site in early spring 2001. Quite a few changes since then!

  • Work parties 2019

    Our diary page shows the dates of the 2019 work parties. Sunday work parties commence at 10am. Summer Monday work parties commence at 7pm. All last two hours. Refreshment break half way through! Meet outside the club house for all […]

  • New Year's Eve 2018 / New Year 2019

    New Year’s Eve 2018 / New Year 2019

    Just to confirm that a few of us will be gathering together in the club house on New Year’s Eve. (Unless snow prevents!) Everyone welcome. People are inclined to bring along their own food to eat themselves, or stuff for […]

  • High water outside the BBCC clubhouse

    A look back……High Water — January 2002

    For a couple of weeks at the end of January and the start of February 2002, there was an emergency closure of the Grand Union Canal at Rising Lane, bridge 66. This was to enable British Waterways to repair a […]


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