Electric Boating on the Canal

This was a fascinating commission. I was asked to interview Jurgen Huber for Towpath Talk, about the boat he created: The Bauhaus Barge. Jurgen is passionate about sustainable living and cruising and has spent years looking into alternative power solutions for boats. The barge encompasses so many amazing ideas that I could only cram a…

Towpath Talk August 2012

Life in the Controlled Zone

So, as you laze around drinking cocktails and getting sunburnt in August (we can dream…) be sure to pick up the August issue of Towpath Talk to read. My article Life in the Controlled Zone is on page 100, and looks at what life is like on the London canals during the Olympics. Did the…

Waterways World Annual 2012

If you missed my article Boating With Kids in January’s Waterway’s World, it is now available again! It has been included in the Waterways World Annual 2012 with the title Children on Board. It describes my family’s lifestyle and includes plenty of tips for living aboard with kids and holidays aboard with kids. It’s all…