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On 1st October 2011 at the Gloucester Waterways Museum on the Gloucester And Sharpness Canal will be holding a shanty festival.

This will be a day of music celebrating the historical connections to the sea and the waterways.

The main performance will be Where the Working Boats Went a musical look at canals past and present by folk duo Life and Times.

Some other acts who will join in with the celebrations are The Harry Browns of Bristol, The Gloucester Diamonds and Bees Knees.

Join in the fun at the Gloucester Shanty Festival on a Canal Boat Holiday exploring the Gloucester And Sharpness Canal.

Whilst on your Canal Boat Holiday in Gloucester stroll around the historic Docks where the facilities include a vast selection of shopping venues as well as a host of waterside cafes and restaurants.

Visit Frampton on Severn during your Canal Boat Holiday and enjoy a day out in this beautiful English village.

Frampton Green is a site of Special Scientific Interest as it has the longest village green in the country.

The three village ponds are a haven for wildlife including frogs, dragonflies and birds.


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