Canal Boat Holiday Finder
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2. Choose your month
3. Choose your day

How to use the canal holiday finder

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Cruising the canals of the UK

UK Canal boat holidays


If you are working on a budget for your family holiday then a Canal Boat Holiday can be surprisingly economical.

As once as you have paid for your Canal Boat Holiday the rest of the holiday cost is entirely up to you.

So that your Canal Boat Holiday comes within your budget do some internet research, it is well worth the time, to discover free attractions, festivals and family events happening all around the country.

Someone else working on a budget today is the Chancellor George Osborne when, he will deliver what has already been the most politically charged Budget for years.

British Governments have held budgets for a thousand years and many of todays budget traditions date back hundreds of years.

The word budget derives from the French word bougette which is a little bag.

The origins of the exchequer dates back to the Normans and the first annual budget dates from 1720.

Many Chancellors throughout history have been seen at the steps of 11 Downing Street in London holding up their budget bag.

Perhaps the least poplar budget decisions was made by William Pitt in 1798 when he first introduced income tax as was a means of paying for the war against Napoleon.

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Moored at the canalside

Freedom to choose

The beautiful canals of England and Wales wind their way through a variety of interesting and distinctive locations offering you the chance to stop off and investigate further at a mooring of your choice or to simply continue cruising onto the next destination.
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Canal boat holidays,
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