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Llangollen Canal...

Find everything you need on the Llangollen Canal, using our comprehensive guide. From Wrenbury to Llangollen, you'll find all amenities that are within easy reach of the canal, good moorings, recommended pubs and restaurants, and useful links to many places of interest including Chirk Castle, Dinas Bran, Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Valley Crucis Abbey...

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Wrenbury

CHANDLERS
Wrenbury Mill Marina. CW5 8HG. 01270 780544

FINANCE
ATM @ Wrenbury Village Stores. 61 Nantwich Rd. CW5 8EW. 01270 780228 (FREE)
Wrenbury PO. Wrenbury Village Stores. 61 Nantwich Rd. CW5 8EW. 01270 780228

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE
ABC Boats. Wrenbury Mill Marina. CW5 8HG. 01270 780544

MARINAS / BOATYARDS
Wrenbury Mill. CW5 8HG. 01270 780544 (Moorings/Boat Maintenance/Boat Hire)

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Wrenbury Village Stores. 61 Nantwich Rd. CW5 8EW. 01270 780228 (7.30am -8pm)

TRANSPORT
Buses: 72 to Nantwich or Whitchurch (about 3 hourly - timetable at bus-stop)
rail: Wrenbury Station. Station Rd. CW5 8EX.

WINING & DINING
Dusty Miller. Cholmondeley Rd. CW5 8HG. 01270 780537

WORSHIP
St Margaret's C of E. Nantwich Rd. CW5 8EY. 01270 780 742

Grindley Brook

FUEL
DA Roberts Fuels. Texaco. SY13 4QJ. 01948 662762 (Pink diesel, petrol, shop)

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Convenience Shop @ Grindley Brook Garage. SY13 4QJ. 01948 662762

WINING & DINING
Horse & Jockey. SY13 4UJ. 01948 662723

Whitchurch

MOORING
moorings in arm or just outside. shops good walk or bus 205

AMENITIES
Whitchurch Library. Town Hall. High St. SY13 1AX. 01948 662238

FINANCE
ATM Barclays. Old Town Hall. SY13 1AP
ATM Halifax. 6 Green End. SY13 1AA
Barclays. Old Town Hall, SY13 1AP. 0345 734 5345
Halifax. 6 Green End. SY13 1AA. 01948 622302
NatWest. High St. SY13 1AB. 0345 788 8444
TSB. 2 Watergate. SY13 1DR. 01948 537999
Whitchurch PO. 9-11 Green End. SY13 1AD. 0845 611 2970

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE
ABC Leisure Group. Wrexham Rd. SY13 3AA. 01948 662012

LAUNDRY
Bubbles Launderette. 16 Station Rd. SY13 1RF. 01948 663816 (Coin Operated)

MARINAS / BOATYARDS
Whitchurch Marina. Wrexham Rd. SY13 3AA. 01948 662012

MEDICAL SERVICES
Rowlands Pharmacy. 11 High St. SY13 1AX. 01948 662813

PETROL STATIONS
Esso. Wrexham Rd. SY13 1JZ. 01948 664180 (Open 24/7)

PETS
Pets First. 8 Bredwood Arcade. SY13 1AF. 01948 666532

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Lidl. Bridgewater St. SY13 1QL. 0800 977 7766
Tesco Whitchurch Superstore. White Lion Meadow. SY13 1BA. 0345 677 9743

SPORTS & LEISURE
Whitchurch Swimming Centre. White Lion Meadow. SY13 1BA. 01948 662187

TRANSPORT
buses: 205 Whitchurch Circular. (Into town / back from close to canal arm.)
taxis: S&M CARS. Beech Ave. SY13 1UE. 07908 778564 / 01948 666957

WINING & DINING
Black Bear. 49 High St. SY13 1AZ. 01948 663800
Bull's Head. 24 Watergate. SY13 1DP. 01948 258293
Last Orders. Watergate. SY13 1DW. 01948 664960
Old Town Hall Vaults. 1 St Mary's St. SY13 1QU. 01948 664682
Quince Restaurant. 33 High St. SY13 1AZ. 01948 665553
Simply Thai. Park Ave. SY13 1SH. 01948 661800
Spicy Delight. 20 Mill St. SY13 1SE. 01948 662282 (Indian)
White Bear. 10 High St. SY13 1AR. 01948 665040

Welshampton

WINING & DINING
Sun Inn. SY12 0PH. 01948 710847 (Pub/Rest/Hotel/Music) 15mins? from Br 50/51

Ellesmere

See Town/Village Website

AMENITIES
Ellesmere Library. Fullwood House Victoria St. SY12 0AA. 01691 622611
Gallery At Number 3. 3 St John's Hill. SY12 0EG. 01691 624796

FINANCE
ATM Post Office. 28 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. (FREE)
ATM NatWest. Scotland St. SY12 0DF. (FREE) (ATM Only)
ATM Tesco. Canal Way. SY12 0EJ. (FREE)
ATM TSB Bank. The Square. SY12 0EQ. (FREE)
Ellesmere PO. 26 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 0345 722 3344
TSB. THE SQUARE. SY12 0EQ. 01691 594 999

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS
Browns Hair Salon. 19 Victoria St. SY12 0AA. 01691 622822
Ceri's Hair Salon. 10a Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01691 622114
Derfennas. 42 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01961 622650
Guys & Molls. 2 Watergate St. SY12 0EU. 01691 624411
Mr Mod The Barber. 10 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 07812 366 875

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE
ABC Boats. Blackwater Meadow Marina. Birch Rd. SY12 9DD. 01691 624391

LAUNDRY
The Washing Well. 15 Victoria St. SY12 0AA. 07971 955569 (Coin Op)

MARINAS / BOATYARDS
Blackwater Meadow Marina. Birch Rd. SY12 9DD. 01691 624391

MEDICAL SERVICES
A1 Feet & Treat. 3 Wharf Rd. SY12 0EJ. 01691 587422
Ellesmere Dental Practice. 18 High St. SY12 0EP. 01691 623333
Ellesmere Medical Practice. Trimpley St. SY12 0DB. 01691 622798
Ellesmere Pharmacy. 18 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01691 623118

PETS
Pets Pantry. 24 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01691 624492
Shampoochies. 30 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 0845 223 2952

PLACES TO STAY
Black Lion Hotel. Scotland St. SY12 0EP. 01691 587175 (Pub/Hotel/Restaurant/Live Music)
Ellesmere Hotel. High St. SY12 0ES. 01691 622055
Red Lion. 18 Church St. SY12 0HD. 01691 622632 (Pub/Restaurant/Hotel) (Quiz night Sun) *R

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Co-Operative Foods. 25-29 Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01691 622560
Ellesmere Indoor Market (Open Tues 10-1)
Hawkins B & Son. 4 Cross St. SY12 0AR. 01691 622329 (butcher)
Hodgkins SJ. 32 Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01691 622279 (butcher)
Tesco Superstore. Canal Way. SY12 0EJ. 0345 671 9355. (6am - 12am)

SPECIALITY SHOPS
Barlows Electrical. 11 Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01691 624427
Ellesmere Newsagents. 1-3 High St. SY12 0ES. 01691 622498
Rightway. 19 Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01691 238228
Vermeulens Bakery & Delicatessen. 6 Cross St. SY12 0AR.

TAKEAWAYS
Asian Spices. 1 Birch Rd. SY12 0ET. 01961 623689 (Indian)
Coral. 10 High St. SY12 0EP. 01961 622853 (Chinese)
Ellesmere Kebab House. 23-25 Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01691 624638
Meze. 5 High St. SY12 0ES. 01691 623554 (Greek Restaurant)
New Wan Loy. 9 Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01961 623479 (English/Cantonese)
Shropshire Fish Bar & Fried Chicken. 12 High St. SY12 0EP. 01961 624287

TRANSPORT
Buses: 449 to Oswestry hourly from 08.31

WINING & DINING
The Boathouse Restaurant & Cafe. Mereside, SY12 0PA. 01691 623852
The Corner House. 20 High St. SY12 0EP. 07419 980482 (English Restaurant)
Pete's Sandwich Bar. 8 Cross St. SY12 0AR. 01691 623414 *R
Market Hotel. Scotland St. SY12 0EG. 01691 624332 (Pub/Games/Quiz Night/TV Sport)
Red Lion. 18 Church St. SY12 0HD. 01691 622632 (Pub/Restaurant/Hotel/Live Music/Quiz) *R
Swan Inn. Cross St. SY12 0AW. 01691 622596
White Hart Inn. Birch Rd. SY12 0ET. 01691 622333 (Dog Friendly/Folk Night)

WORSHIP
St Mary's Church. Church Hill. SY12 0HB. 01691 622571

Rhoswiel

PETS
Farm & Pet Place. Gledrig Industrial Estate. LL14 5DG. 01691 770084

PLACES TO STAY
Lions Quay Luxury Hotel & Spa. Weston Rhyn. SY11 3EN. 01691 684300 (Moorings)
Moreton Park Hotel 3*. Chirk Rd. LL14 5DG. 01691 776666

SPECIALITY SHOPS
Moreton Park Garden Centre. Chirk Rd. LL14 5DG. 01691 777722

WINING & DINING
Lord Moreton. Chirk Rd. LL14 5DG. 01691 778888

Chirk

SEE TOWN/VILLAGE WEBSITE

FINANCE
Chirk PO. 16 Church St. LL14 5HA.

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS
Hair Shop. 1-2 Colliery Rd. LL14 5PA. 01691 772752 (Website coming soon)
Millennium Hair. 2-4 Church St. LL14 5HA. 01691 777889

MEDICAL SERVICES
Chirk Surgery. Castle Health Centre, Colliery Rd. LL14 5DH. 01691 772434
Rowlands Pharmacy

PETS
Castle Veterinary Centre. Hand Terrace. LL14 5EU. 01691 774202

PLACES OF INTEREST
Chirk Castle – see TOWN/VILLAGE WEBSITE

PLACES TO STAY
Berwyn B&B. Castle Rd. LL14 5BS. 01691 772698
Dunroamni. 2 Station Ave. LL14 5LU. 01691 772977 (B&B)
Glencoed B&B. Cross St. Chirk. LL14 5AN. 01691 778148
Hand Hotel 2*. Church St. LL14 5EY. 01691 773472

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Spar Chirk. 16 Church St. LL14 5HA. 01691 773354
Steve McArdle. St Mary's Precinct. LL14 5HX. 01691 772602 (butcher)

SPECIALITY SHOPS
Chirk Computer Centre. 3 Colliery Rd. LL14 5PA. 01691 239985
Gerrard's Confectioners. Church st. LL14 5HA. 01691 774303 (Bakery)
MG Hughes Fruit & Veg. 17 Church St. LL14 5HA. 01691 774850

TRANSPORT
rail: Chirk Station. Station Avenue. LL14 5LT. Arriva Trains Wales

WINING & DINING
Bridge Inn. Gardden View. LL14 6RG. 01691 773213 (Aka The Trap)
Cafe Bistro & Tearoom. 6 Courtyard Terrace. LL14 5EZ. 01691 239133
Caffi Wylfa. Castle Rd. LL14 5BS. 01691 770492
Chirk Chinese - The Steak Bar. 1-2 Colliery Rd. LL14 5PA. 01691 772232 (takeaway)
Chirk Tandoori. 1-2 Station Avenue. LL14 5LU. 01691 772499
Stanton House Inn. Holyhead Rd. LL14 5NA. 01691 774150
Tams Noodle Bar. 2 St Mary's Precinct. LL14 5HX. 01691 238084 (Thai Restaurant/Takeaway)

WORSHIP
Parish Church Of St Mary. 2 Queens Square. Church St. LL14 5HB. 01691 778519

Froncysyllte

WINING & DINING
Aqueduct Inn. Holyhead Rd. LL20 7PY. 01691 777 118
Fron Pizza & Kebab. 1-2 Holyhead Rd. LL20 7RA. 01691 777 111
Limekilns Cafe. LL20 7RA. 07534 259 512

Trevor

MOORING 
moorings on Welsh side of aqueduct, or moor before swing bridge on English side

FINANCE   
ATM Trevor Premier Stores. 3-5 Heol Penderyst. LL20 7UD (£1.85)

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE
Anglo-Welsh. Canal Wharf. LL20 7TX. 01978 821749

PLACES OF INTEREST
Jones The Boats. Old Wharf. LL20 7TP. 01978 824166 (Pontcysyllte Aqueduct boat trips)
Trevor Basin Visitor Centre. 01978 822912 (Summer opening 10am-4pm Daily)

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Tesco Superstore. Plas Kynaston Lane. Off Well St. LL14 3LT (long energetic walk from Basin)
Trevor Premier Stores. 3-5 Heol Penderyst. LL20 7UD. 01978

WINING & DINING
The Coffee Shop. Off Station Rd. LL20. (Home-made Rustic Food - Static Butty Bar)
Duke of Wellington. Llangollen Rd. LL14 3SG. 01978 820000 (Easy walk from Basin) *R
Jones The Boats Canal-side Cafe. Old Wharf. (Hot/Cold Snacks/Gifts/Cards/Heritage Gallery)
The Telford Inn. New Rd. LL20 7TT. 01978 820469

Llangollen

SEE TOWN/VILLAGE WEBSITE

AMENITIES
Llangollen Library. Castle St. LL20 8NU. 01978 869600

FINANCE
ATM Bank Machine Ltd. Stans Superstore. Berwyn St. LL20 8NF
ATM Barclays. 9 Bridge St. LL20 8PH
ATM Co-Op Bank Convenience. Regent St. LL20 8HN
ATM NatWest. 38 Castle St. LL20 8NH (Bank Closed Down, Atm Still There)
Barclays. 9 Castle St. LL20. 0845 755 5555
PO @ Stans Superstore/Nisa Local. Texaco Services. Berwyn St. LL20 8NF. 01978 869011

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS
Holben Hairdressing. Bridge St. LL20 8PH. 01978 869524
Jade's Hair Studio. Oak St. LL20 8NR. 01978 860751
SFTW Barber's Shop. Abbey Rd. LL20 8SN. 01978 862972

LAUNDRY
Blue Bay Launderette. Regent St, LL20 8HL. 01978 869227. (SW / DIY - Manned)

MEDICAL SERVICES
Chapel St Dental Surgery. 20 Chapel St. LL20 8NN. 01978 869590
Llangollen Health Centre. Bishops Walk. LL20 8RZ. 01978 860625
Rowlands Pharmacy. 12 Regent St. LL20 8HW. 01978 860657

PETS
Dee Valley Vets. 28-34 Berwyn St. LL20 8NB. 01978 860246
The Dog Shop UK. 36 Castle St. LL20 8RT. 07731 777450
Olga & Carol @ Dee Valley Vets (see below) grooming

PLACES OF INTEREST
Castell Dinas Bran (Crow Castle) (Medieval Hill Fort & Castle Ruin)
Llangollen Railway Stn. Abbey Rd. LL0 8SN. 01978 860979 (Heritage Steam)
Llangollen Wharf. Wharf Hill. LL20 8TA. 01978 860702 (Horse Drawn Boats)
Horseshoe Falls. (About 5k away, but you can also see start of Llangollen Canal there...)
Valle Crucis Abbey. Llantysilio. 01978 860326 (Cistercian Monastery Ruin)

PLACES TO STAY
Bensons Hotel. 11 Bridge St. LL20 8PF. 01978 860952 (Pub/Hotel/Restaurant)
Bridge End Hotel 3*. Mill St. LL20 8RY. 01978 860634 (Pub/Restaurant/Hotel)
Cambrian Guest House 2*. Berwyn St. LL20 8NB. 01978 861418
Cornerstones. Bridge St. LL20 8PF. 01978 861569 (B&B)
The Four Poster B&B. 1 Mill St. LL20 8RY. 01978 861062
Gales Of Llangollen 3*. 18 Bridge St. LL20 8PF. 01978 860089
Hand Hotel 3*. Bridge St. LL20 8PL. 01978 860303
Royal Hotel 3*. 7 Bridge St. LL20 8PG. 01978 860202
Wynnstay Arms 3*. Bridge St. LL20 8PF. 01978 860710

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS
Bailey's. Town Hall Stores. LL20 8NU. 01978 860617 (delicatessen)
Co-Op Supermarket. Regent St. LL20 8HN. 01978 861199
Davies G Butchers. 19 Castle St. LL20 8NY. 01978 860075
Dee Valley Produce. Oak St. LL20 8NS. 01978 861805 (Fruit & Veg)
Jones Butchers. 16 Castle St. LL20 8NU. 01978 860650
Spar. 26-30 Castle St. LL20 8RT. 01978 860275
Stans Superstore/Nisa Local. Berwyn St. LL20 8NF. 01978 862861

SPECIALITY SHOPS
Craft & Hobby Shop. 5-7 Berwyn St. LL20 8NF. 01978 861328
Gerrards Bakery. 21 Castle St. LL20 8NY. 01978 861005

TAKEAWAYS
Keith's Plaice. 24 Regent St. LL20 8HW. 01978 860536
Llangollen Kebab Palace. 45 Castle St. LL20 8RU. 01978 860150
Nemo's Fish & Chips. 29 Castle St. LL20 8RU. (No phone number)
River Dragon. Bridge St. LL20 8PF. 01978 869386 (Chinese)
Samirah Tandoori. 36 Regent St. LL20 8HS. 01978 861877 (Indian)

TRANSPORT
buses: T3 (TrawsCymru) Wrexham/Corwen/Barmouth.
Buses: 5 Wrexham (32mins)
taxis: Llangollen Taxis. Bronhaul. Abbey Rd. LL20 8SN. 01978 861018
taxis: Premiers Cars. Abbey Rd. LL20 8SN. 01978 861999

WINING & DINING
Bridge End Hotel 3*. Mill St. LL20 8RY. 01978 860634 (Pub/Restaurant/Hotel)
Bull Inn. 20 Castle St. LL20 8NU. 01978 862773
Buttered Crust. 20 Market St. LL20 8PS. 01978 860929
Corn Mill. Dee Lane. LL20 8PN. 01978 869555
Cottage Tearooms. 5 Castle St. LL20 8NY. 01978 860393
Fouzi's Cafe Bar & Pizza. 7 Bridge St. LL20 8PG. 01978 861399
Ponsonby Arms. Mill St. LL20 8RY. 01978 447985 (Dog friendly/real ales/welcoming) *R
The Sun. 49 Regent St. LL20 8HN. 01978 860079 (Regular Live Music)
The Sun Trevor. Sun Bank. LL20 8EG. 01978 860651 (Moor Sun Trevor Bridge 41)

WORSHIP
St Collen's Parish Church. Regent St. LL20 8HL. 01978 861768

Prees Branch...

Whixall

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE
Hire A Canalboat. Alders Lane. SY13 2QS. 01948 880420
Pea Green Boats. Whixall Marina. Alders Lane. SY13 2QS. 07570 068561

MARINAS / BOATYARDS
Whixall Marina. Alders Lane. SY13 2QS. 01948 880420

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montgomery canal

Find what you need on the Montgomery Canal using our comprehensive canal guide. From Lower Frankton to Maesbury Marsh (end of navigation at the moment) you'll find all amenities that are within easy reach of the canal - good moorings, recommended pubs and restaurants, and links to places of interest.

Lower Frankton

Queen's Head

PLACES OF INTEREST

British Ironwork Centre. Whitehall Farm. Oswestry. SY11 4JH. 0800 688 8388

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

A good walk, but there is a useful store in West Felton, opposite the Punch Bowl 

TRANSPORT

buses: By Queens Head Pub 70 / X70 To Oswestry/Shrewsbury

WINING & DINING

The Punch Bowl Bar & Grill. The Cross, Holyhead Rd. West Felton. 01691 610001

The Queens Head. SY11 4EB. 01691 610255

Maesbury Marsh

SERVICES

Service block @ Bridge 79 also has a shower. There is a small shop selling basics @ Canal Central, plus you can buy meats from Navigation Inn. The canal at the moment is not navigable beyond Bridge 81 where there is a useful turning point!

PLACES TO STAY

Canal Central. Coed Y Rae Lane. SY10 8JG. 01691 652168

TRANSPORT

Buses: 576 To Oswestry / Shrewsbury (Every 1-2 Hrs)

WINING & DINING

Canal Central. Coed Y Rae Lane. SY10 8JG. 01691 652168 (cafe, shower & toilets)

The Navigation Inn. SY10 8JB. 01691 672958 (Very Dog Friendly, Restaurant/Bar)

shropshire union canal

barbridge to autherley junction

Barbridge

SERVICES

S of junction Br 101-100 Water/Refuse

WINING & DINING

The Barbridge Inn. Old Chester Rd. CW5 6AY. 01270 528327

Acton

WORSHIP

Parish Church Of St Mary. Monks Lane. CW5 8LE.

Nantwich

SERVICES

S of Br 92 Combined Services incl Shower/Launderette/Refuse

AMENITIES

Nantwich Library. Beam St. CW5 5LY. 01270 375361

FINANCE

Barclays. 11 Churchyardside. CW5 5DH

HSBC. 47 High St. CW5 5DB

Nantwich PO. 32 Pepper St. CW5 5FH. (PO does not do parcel collection)

NatWest. 36 High St. CW5 5GA

CHANDLERS

Chandlery @ Nantwich Marina.

HOTELS / B&Bs

Railway Hotel. Pillory St. CW5 5BG. 01270 623482

The Red Cow. 51 Beam St. CW5 5NF. 01270 628581

LAUNDRY

Washbasin Laundrette. Nantwich Marina. Basin End. Chester Rd. CW5 8LB. 07950 303501

(For a small charge Sharon/Rachael will also receive parcels or other mail for you - very useful service!!)*R

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

Nantwich Canal Centre. Nantwich Marina. Basin End. CW5 8LB. 01270 625122

Nantwich Marina & Canal Centre. Basin End. CW5 8LB. 01270 524 855

MEDICAL SERVICES

Baran & Hull. 5 Church Lane. CW5 5RQ. 01270 625315

Boots. 14 Swine Market. CW5 5LN. 01270 624089

Globe Dental. 53 Beam St. CW5 5NF. 01270 625069

Kiltearn MC. (Church View MC) Off Beam St. CW5 5NX. 01270 610200

Riverside Dental Practice. 1 Welsh Row. CW5 5ED. 01270 627544

Well Nantwich. 57 Beam St. CW5 5NF. 01270 627331

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Useful Canalside shop in Nantwich Marina selling gifts & groceries, otherwise walk into town...

Aldi. Station Rd. CW5 5SP. 0800 042 0800

McColls Convenience Store. 23 Meanee Drive. CW5 5AG. 01270 625528

Morrisons. Station Rd. CW5 5SP. 01270 627426

TRANSPORT

rail: Nantwich Station. CW5 7BJ. Arriva Trains Wales.

WINING & DINING

Oddfellows Arms. 97 Welsh Row. CW5 5ET. 01270 624758 (Welcoming/Good Karaoke Sat) *R

Street. 35 Welsh Row. CW5 5ED. 01270 625539 (Grill/Bar - bit different)

Railway Hotel. Pillory St. CW5 5BG. 01270 623482 (Local & National Live Music Venue)

Waterside Cafe. Chester Rd. CW5 8LB. 01270 748283 (Canal side - excellent breakfasts!) *R

Audlem

See Town/Village Website

SERVICES

Lock 14-13 Water/Combined Services/Refuse

FINANCE

ATM Free Cash Point At Co-Op. Shropshire St. CW3 0DX

Audlem PO @ Lllovely Chocolate. 11 Cheshire St.

FUEL

Williams of Audlem. Manchester House. 1 Shropshire St. CW3 0AG. 01270 811210

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS

Braids Of Audlem. 6 Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 811540

EPS Barbers. 11 Cheshire St. 07946 705665

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE / BOAT SHARE

BCBM. 15 Shropshire St. CW3 0AE. 01270 811500 (Boat Share)

Cheshire Cat Narrowboat Holidays. Overwater Marina. CW5 8AY. 07867 790195/07970 384047

LAUNDRY

Audlem Dry Cleaners. The Square. CW3 0AD. 01270 811593

MARINAS

Overwater Marina. Coole Lane. CW5 8AY. 01270 812677

(shuttle boat between marina & town at weekends £1 each way)

MEDICAL SERVICES

Audlem Medical Practice. 16 Cheshire St. CW3 0AH. 01270 811440

Boots Chemist. 1 Cheshire St. CW3 0AH. 01270 811245

PLACES TO STAY

Coole Hall Farm B&B. Coole Pilate. CW5 8AU. 01270 811232 (no website)

Little Heath Farm. CW3 0HE. 01270 811324

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Co-Operative Food. Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 812938

Oxtail & Trotter Butchers. 11 Cheshire St. CW3 0AH. 01270 811793

SPECIALITY SHOPS

Audlem Charity Shop. 10 Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 811253

Audlem Cyclesport. 16 The Square. CW3 0AD. 01270 811333

Audlem Mill Canal & Needlework Shop. The Wharf. CW3 0DX. 01270 811059

Audlem Pine & Interiors. 07843 679402

Audlem Upholstery. 8 Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 811155 (incl Boat Cushion Recovering)

Dressing Rooms. Kingbur Place. CW3 0DL. 01270 811991 (Upholstery/MtM Curtains/Blinds)

The Flower Divas. 9 Shropshire St. 01270 812434 (Floral Designers)

Jo's Couture Cakes. Kingbur Place. CW3 0DL.

LLLovely Chocolate & Ice Cream. 11 Cheshire St. 07854 410250 (& Post Office)

TRANSPORT

buses: By St James Church. 61, 73 (plus few others) To Nantwich / Whitchurch

WINING & DINING

Ayaan's Indian Takeaway. 5 Shropshire St. CW3 0AE. 01270 812226

Bridge Inn. 12 Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 812928

Coffee Lounge (Overwater Marina)

Lord Combermere. The Square. CW3 0AQ. 01270 812277

Finefoodies' Deli. 3 Shropshire St. CW3 0AE. 01270 811554

Farm Made Tearooms. 11e Cheshire St.  CW3 0AH. 01270 811488

The Old Priest House Coffee Shop. Stafford St. CW3 0AA. 01270 811749 (Closed Tues)

Shroppie Fly. Shropshire St. CW3 0DX. 01270 811772 (Live Bands Sat/Folk Sun)

The Village Chippy. 13A Cheshire St. CW3 0AH. 01270 811777

WORSHIP

Audlem Methodist Church. Shropshire St. CW3 0AE

Baptist Church. Woore Rd. CW3 0BH

Parish Church Of St James The Great. Stafford St. CW3 0AB

Adderley

Honesty Box At Top Lock Sells Fresh Farm Produce (Bacon, Sausages, Eggs Etc)

Market Drayton

SERVICES

Br 63 Water/Combined Services/Pump-out

Tyrley Wharf: Combined Services/Refuse

AMENITIES

Market Drayton Library. TF9 1PH. 01630 652105

FINANCE

Barclays. 52 Cheshire St. TF9 1PH. 0345 734 5345

Lloyds. 55 Cheshire St. TF9 1PN

Market Drayton PO. Corbett Hotel, High St. TF9 1PY

NatWest. 42 Cheshire St. TF9 1PG. 03457 888 444

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

Talbot Wharf. Newcastle Rd. TF9 1HW. 01630 652641 (Gas/Coal/Moorings/Chandlery)

MEDICAL SERVICES

Boots. 48-50 Cheshire St. TF9 1PR. 01630 652660

Drayton Medical Practice. Maer Lane. TF9 3AL. 01630 652158

Market Drayton Dental Care. Maer Lane. TF9 3AL. 01630 650733

Morgans Chemist. 38-40 Cheshire St. TF9 1PF. 01630 652784

St Mary's Dental Surgery. 7a St Mary's St. TF9 1AA. 01630 653405

PETS

Applebank Dog Grooming. Milestone, Rosehill. TF9 2JF. 01630 638568

Dog Grooming By Sarah. 3 Queen St. TF9 1PX. 07854 298876

PLACES TO STAY

Hermitage B&B 3*. 44 Stafford St. TF9 1JB. 01630 658508

Milford B&B. Adderley Rd. TF9 3SW. 01630 655249

Tudor Hotel. Cheshire St. TF9 1PD. 01630 657806

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Asda. 32 Stafford St. TF9 1HY. 01630 606800

Lidl. Towers Lawn, Cheshire St. TF9 3AA. 0800 977 7766

TRANSPORT

taxis: Ultimate. 01952 813636. (Cars/MPVs/Minibuses) Newport & take cards

WINING & DINING

Crown. 15 Victoria Rd. TF9 3DP. 01630 478247 (Regular Live Music)

Joiners Arms. 5 Shrewsbury Rd. TF9. 01630 656576 (Karaoke/Disco nights)

Joule's Brewery. Great Hale St. TF9 1JP. 01630 654400

Kings Arms. 49 Shropshire St. TF9 3DA. 01630 655413

Red Lion Inn. Great Hale St. TF9 1JP. 01630 652602

Stag's Head. 12 High St. TF9 1QB. 01630 657012

Cheswardine

MOORING

bridge 53 or 55  (where there is also a waterpoint) Village is 15min walk away (uphill, so not for faint-hearted!) with shop & pub...

SERVICES

Br 55 Water

PLACES TO STAY

Wharf Tavern. Goldstone Wharf. TF9 2LP. 01630 661226

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

The Village Shop. High St. TF9 2RW. 01630 661322 (Mon-Fri: 7.30-10am, 3-5pm.

Sat & BH: 9-11am. Sun 9-10.30)

WINING & DINING

Fox & Hounds. High St. TF9 2RS. 01630 661244

Wharf Tavern. Goldstone Wharf. TF9 2LP. 01630 661226 (No Dogs)

Norbury Junction

SERVICES

Br 38 Combined Services incl Showers/Refuse

CHANDLERS

Norbury Wharf Chandlery. ST20 0PN. 01785 284292

FUEL

Coal/Gas/Diesel Available At The Wharf. 01785 284292

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE

Norbury Wharf Ltd. The Wharf. ST20 0PN. 01785 284292

LAUNDRY

Facilities @ Norbury Wharf Boatyard. (Service Wash Only)

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

Norbury Wharf Ltd. The Wharf. ST20 0PN. 01785 284292

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

@ The Wharf. ST20 0PN. 01785 284292

WINING & DINING

The Junction Inn. ST20 0PN. 01785 284288 (Canaside Pub & Restaurant/Dog Friendly)

Norbury Wharf Licensed Tearooms. The Wharf. ST20 0PN. 01785 284292

Gnosall

SERVICES

Br 35 Water

FINANCE

Gnosall PO. 2 Audmore Rd. ST20 0HA

GARAGE SERVICES

A JJ & H Wright. Wharf Rd. ST20 0DA. 01785 823503

Gnosall Service Station. Station Rd. ST20 0EZ. 01785 822364 (Texaco)

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS

Hair-Care. 116 Wharf Rd. ST20 0DA. 01785 822281

Jane Wendi Sogorgeous. 24 High St. ST20 0EX. 01785 823868

MEDICAL SERVICES

Gnosall Dental Practice. 15 High St. ST20 0EX. 01785 824765

Gnosall Pharmacy. Brookhouse Rd. ST20 0GP. 01785 822228

Gnosall Surgery. Gnosall HC. Brookhouse Rd. ST20 0GP. 01785 822220

Mincher Lockett Opticians. Station Rd. ST20 0EZ. 01785 823790

PETS

Shires Veterinary Practice. 2a Newport Rd. ST20 0BL. 01785 823713

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Bakery (Supermarket). Wharf Rd. ST20 0DA. 01785 822341

Best One Convenience Store. 100-104 Wharf Rd. ST20 0DA. 01785 824221

Co-Operative Food. 22 High St. ST20 0EX. 01785 822216

SPECIALITY SHOPS

Something Iced Cakes. 2 High St. ST20 0EX. 01785 824656

TRANSPORT

taxis: Eye Travel. 3 Glebe Meadow. Woodseaves. 01785 336123 (minibus/car/will do vets)

WINING & DINING

Bengal Spice. 1 Station Rd. ST20 0EZ. 01785 823248 (takeaway)

Boat Inn. Wharf Rd. ST20 0DA. 01785 822208

George & the Dragon Micro Pub. 46 High St. ST20 0EX. 07779 327551

Gnosall Fish Bar. Newport Rd. ST20 0BL. 01785 822806

Horns Inn

Royal Oak. Newport Rd. ST20 0BL. 01785 822362

WORSHIP

St Lawrence Church.

Church Eaton

TRANSPORT

Buses: 877 To Stafford (Outside Pub), Or To Wolverhampton (Opposite Pub)

WINING & DINING

The Royal Oak. High St. ST20 0AJ. 01785 823078

WORSHIP

St Editha's Church. (12th Century listed building)

Wheaton Aston

SERVICES

Br 35 Water

FINANCE

Wheaton Aston PO. Long St. ST19 9NF

GARAGE SERVICES

Turners. The Garage. 49 Long St. ST19 9NF. 01785 840286. (Inc. gas & diesel)

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS

Split Enzs. 93 Pinfold Lane. ST19 9PD. 01785 841056

MEDICAL SERVICES

Surgery. Leabank House. The Cobbles. ST19 9NB. 01785 841055

Wheaton Aston Pharmacy. 39 High St. ST19 9NP. 01785 841811

PLACES TO STAY

Sunny Bank Park. Sunny Bank, Lapley. ST19 9QH. 01785 840646 (Bar with live music...)

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Doal Food & News. Long St. ST19 9NF. 01785 840243

Spar. School Rd. ST19 9NH. 01785 840839

SPECIALITY SHOPS

Bridge Farm. Free range eggs

Whitegate Farm Shop. Ivetsy Bank. ST19 9QT

WINING & DINING

Coach & Horses. High St. ST19 9NP. 01785 841048

Hartley Arms. 56 Long St. ST19 9NF. 01785 840232

Momtaj Spice. 36 High St. ST19 9NP. 01785 841381 (above C&H pub)

WORSHIP

Congregational Church. 1 Marston Rd. ST19 9PQ. 01902 568522

St Mary's C of E Church. The Green.

Brewood

AMENITIES

Brewood Library. Newport St. ST19 9DT. 01902 850087

FINANCE

Brewood Sub PO. 2 Market Place. ST19 9BS. 01902 850213

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS

Beau. 12 Market Place. ST19 9BS. 01902 850328

LAUNDRY

The Bridge Inn's Launderette. (Industrial size machines £3 wash, £1.50 dry)

MEDICAL SERVICES

Absolute Foot Care. Jane Growcott. Wharf Lane. 01902 851269/07748 007026 (home visits)

Brewood Medical Practice. Kiddemore Green Rd. ST19 9BQ. 01902 851475

Linda Askew Chiropodist. Bargate St. ST19 9BB. 07926 991914 (Linda's home or yours)*R

Lloyds Pharmacy

PLACES TO STAY

Somerford Hall. Somerford. ST19 9DQ. 01902 850108

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Co-Operative Foods. 2 Market Place. ST19 9BS.

Spar. 7 Stafford St. ST19 9DX. 01902 850258

W Maiden & Son. 30 Stafford St. ST19 9DX. 01902 850346 (butcher) *R

SPECIALITY SHOPS

Village Bakery. 16 Stafford St. ST19 9DX. 01902 850196

Village Flowers. 14 Stafford St. ST19 9DX. 01902 850 272

WINING & DINING

The Bridge Inn. 22 High Green. ST19 9BD. 01902 903966

The Curry Inn. 11a Church Rd. ST19 9BT. 01902 850989

Lazy Days Cafe. 25 Stafford St. ST19 9DX. 01902 850038

The Mess Bistro. 3 Market Place. ST19 9BS. 01902 851695

The Swan Hotel. 15 Market Place. ST19 9BS. 01902 850330

WORSHIP

Church Of St Mary & St Chad. Church Rd. ST19 9BT. 01902 850368

Wesley Chapel. 12 School Rd. ST19 9DS.

Autherley Junction

SERVICES

Water/Refuse

FINANCE

ATM Morrisons. Pendeford Park SC. (Free)

ATM One Stop Community Store. 66 Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TU. (Free)

Pendeford Park PO. Martins. Pendeford Park SC. WV9 5NP. 01902 786500

HAIRDRESSERS / BARBERS

Sally Salon Services. Pendeford Park Sc. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5NP. 01902 784503

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

Napton Narrowboats. Autherley Junction. Oxley Moor Rd. WV9 5HW. 01902 789942

Oxley Marina.The Wharf. Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TZ. 01902 789522

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Aldi. Mercury Drive. WV10 6DG. 0844 406 8800 (Other side of golf course)

Morrisons. Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5PG. 01902 397600

One Stop. 66 Oxley Moor Rd. WV10 6TU. 01902 618076 (

SPECIALITY SHOPS

Martin's. Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5NP. 01902 786500

Pendeford Park SC. Blaydon Rd. WV9 5NP. (10 min walk from bridge 66)

WINING & DINING

Gatehouse. Donnington Grove. WV10 6EE. 01902 426372 (Beyond golf course)

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Middlewich Branch (Wardle Canal)...

SERVICES

(No services until you turn onto Trent & Mersey)

ALSO CHECK MARINAS/BOATYARDS FOR SERVICES (MAY BE CHARGES FOR ELSANS ETC)

Middlewich

FINANCE

Barclays. 24-26 Wheelock St. CW10 9AQ

Middlewich PO. 24 Levin St. CW10 9AS. 01606 837026 (@ Rowlands Pharmacy)

NatWest. 2 Hightown. CW10 9AW

HOLIDAY BOATS / DAY HIRE

Andersen Boats. The Boatyard. 11 Wych-House Lane. CW10 9BQ. 01606 833668

Middlewich Narrowboats. Canal Terrace. CW10 9BD. 01606 832460

MEDICAL SERVICES

Acorns Surgery. 85 Wheelock St. CW10 9AE. 01606 837400

David Reeves Dental Practice. Lawrence Ave. CW10 9DP. 01606 832471

Oaklands Medical Centre. St Annes Walk. CW10 9BE. 01606 836481

Rowlands Pharmacy. 28 Wheelock St. CW10 9AG. 01606 834931

Rowlands Pharmacy. 24 Lewin St. CW10 9AS. 01606 837604

The Woodlands Dental Practice

PETS

Middlewich Veterinary Surgery. 39 Newton Heath. CW10 9HL. 01606 833731

PLACES TO STAY

Golden Lion Hotel. 61 Chester Rd. CW10 9ET. 01606 737163

Kinderton House Hotel. Kinderton St. CW10 0JE. 01606 834169

Narrowboat Pub. 22 Lewin St. CW10 9AS. 01606 738087

The Sandhurst. 69 Chester Rd. CW10 9EU

SHOPS / SUPERMARKETS

Lidl. Chester Rd. CW10 9ET. 0800 977 7766

Morrisons. 30 Newton Bank. CW10 9EX. 01606 369370

Tesco Express. 1-3 Wheelock St. CW10 9AG. 0345 675 7003

Tesco Superstore. Wallcroft Gardens. off Wheelock St. CW10 9BW. 0345 671 9614

SPORT & LEISURE

Middlewich Leisure Centre. King Edward St. CW10 9BU. 01606 271877

WINING & DINING

Big Lock Pub & Restaurant. Webb's Lane. CW10 9DN. 01606 833489

King's Lock Inn. 1 Booth Lane. CW10 0JJ. 01606 836894

Narrowboat Pub. 22 Lewin St. CW10 9AS. 01606 738087

White Bear. Wheelock St. CW10 9AG. 01606 837666

Church Minshull

PLACES TO STAY

Ashbrook Towers Farm B&B. Lea Green Lane. CW5 6ED. 01270 522401

WINING & DINING

The Badger Inn. Cross Lane. CW5 6DY. 01270 522348 (Pub/Restaurant/Hotel)

Venetian Marina

MARINAS / BOATYARDS

Venetian Marina. Cholmondeston. CW5 6DD. 01270 528251

WINING & DINING

Venetian Marina Cafe. @ Venetian Marina. CW5 6AP

Barbridge Junction

WINING & DINING

The Barbridge Inn. Old Chester Rd. CW5 6AY. 01270 528327