On Saturday 21st September the annual boat rally organised by the Basingstoke Canal Boating Club is to be held at the Fox & Hounds in Fleet.
Visiting trail boats can be slipped in at Winchfield or Farnborough Road. A visiting trail boat licence fee will cost £3 per day.
As usual, there will be competitions for:
- Best Presented Steam boat
- Furthest Travelled Boat
- Best Presented Boat
The pub will be putting on a BBQ from 12 noon, with limited restaurant menu. They have three bands playing throughout the day, skiffle band Straubenzee, then local band The Dogends finishing in the evening with Pop/Rock band Forty/45.
Entry forms for the rally can be obtained from:
Mrs J Byrnes
28 Grayswood Drive
Tel: 01252 676833 or 07747 000519
and if you would like to donate a cake for their stall, she would be even more pleased.
There will also be stalls from the Canal Society and the Guildford & Reading branch of the IWA.