Engine hours start: 474.8 end: 479.6 = 4.8 hours
Miles:9 Locks:3 Lock miles: 12
Sunnystart today, clouds bubbling up. Toasting in sunshine. Met a hotel boat pair at end of Barbridge moorings.
Through Cholmondeston lock by 11am and sun back out - temperature rising beuatifully.
Sandwich lunch on the move, no faurther delay at locks and moored in outskirts of Middlewich just after 2pm for fiesta.
Important to use local businesses so down Kings Lock for a pint or 2 and coffee & walnut cake to go for pudding - a fine follow up to chicken wings and salad on board.
An early night with a long day scheduled tomorrow - aiming for Rode Heath to get well beyond the M6.