Explore, Dream, Discover The Meanderings of Avon Rose
Life afloat on the English Canals
by Mike Amphlett
Many of us dream of a change of lifestyle. Mike and Rose did it! This is an account of the fulfillment of their ambition to live on and explore the unique canal system of the UK, based on a blog written at the time. Read of the trials and tribulations of living the dream. How do you move from detached family house to live 365 days a year in a space 57 feet long by just under 7 feet wide with no mains services? The text is enhanced with maps, pictures and explanatory notes for the general reader.
Mike is a retired Biomedical Scientist having spent his career working in diagnostic Microbiology in NHS laboratories. A lover of the inland waterway system of the UK, he and his wife Rose are also keen church bell ringers. Having lifed for most of their married life in and around Cambridge they have now settled in the beautiful city of Bath.