This year there will be 8-10 of our Dutch style barges
available to view.
It's an opportunity for the owners to have a get together
and to open their doors to the public.
If you wish to attend please book in with
This month sees the delivery of Eadlin a 65ft 3 bed
Dutch barge, Happy Chance a 49M with 2 cabins and
Sinfonia a 57N. To learn more about these boats
click on the link below.
The Crick Boat Show last month was as busy as ever
even with the inclement weather. We exhibited
Sinfonia a 57N which is 57ft x 12ft 6", it has
2 bedrooms one of which can be used as an extension
to the saloon or an office, 2 bathrooms, a spacious
saloon & galley.
Salon Fluvial at St-Jean-de-Losne in April saw the
gathering of some Piper barges that were in the
area, Monchique a 49L, the 49M that we took
to the Paris boat show last December and Blue
Belle another 49M, along with a few familiar
faces who popped by to say hello.
Read some wonderful stories from from Joe & Anne
aboard Essdeeay, David & Wendy on Blue Belle and
Jeremy & Claire the new proud owners of Happy
Chance. Thanks for sharing them with us – we’re
always pleased to hear your news and receive your
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This season sees more barges leaving the Thames and
heading off into Europe, so bon voyage to them. To
see who is off on their European adventures click
the link below.
A club run by the owners for the owners since 1982.
The purpose of this informal club is to provide
social events, cruises, exchange of practical
information and contact between owners of Piper
boats throughout the UK and now also in Europe.
Tom our engineer and his wife Jen had another
daughter in April called Nancy, congratulations to
them both. Pictured with her older sister Jessica
when they were both 10 days old.
Piper Boats will be on annual shut down from Friday
21st August and re-open on Tuesday 1st September
2015. During this period there will be nobody
answering the phone or returning emails. Happy