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Yards and Marinas we like, and some we don't...

These entries are based on our personal experience, and are personal preferences and prejudices. If they sell diesel and we've visited since November 2008, they will allow you to declare your own split. Your experiences may well differ!

Yards we like
Name Canal Why Last visited
Fazeley Mill Marina B & F Friendly, helpful, good pump out 6/04/2009
Shobnall Boat Services T & M Not the cheapest but good advice. 28/03/2009
Anglo Welsh, Great Haywood Staffs and Worcs Friendly, helpful 9/02/2009
Heritage, Scholar Green Macc Good pump out 2008
Burton Waters Fossdyke Best pump out ever 2005
Willowtree Marina Paddington Arm, GU Good overnight deal July 2006
Union Wharf, Market Harborough Leicester Section, GU Good overnight deal, friendly, helpful, good pump out June 2007

and these are the ones we are less impressed by:

Not so good
Name Canal Why Last visited
Kate Boats Warwick GU North Insists 60/40 split, no credit cards 5/05/2009
Streethay Coventry Diesel price per gallon, hard to moor there 2008
Alvecote Coventry Expensive 2007