Waterways World Boating Marquee

The backbone of Crick Boat Show, the Waterways World Boating Marquee is huge floored marquee filled with waterway related products, services, associations  and businesses. It is an essential part of the Crick Boat Show experience.  

Boating Marquee exhibitors include: 

• Boat builders •  Marinas •  Lighting •  Rescue services •  Paints • Holidays •  Hire boats
•  Security •  Windows •  Insurance •  Propellers •  Solar panels •  Batteries •  Stoves
•  DVDs •  Maps and books • Electrical items & all things boating

Aqua Furnishing Store

Aqua Furnishing Store specialises in furniture and soft interiors for narrowboats. We have years of expertience in designing for these unique spaces and found smart solutions to compact spaces.


Arkle Finance

Arkle is a finace company and wholly owned subsidiary of Weatherbys Bank. We provide finance for new and used boat purchases.


Ashwood Marina Ltd

Realise your dream with a bespoke narrowboat for an affordable price or browse our selection of used narrowboats and cruisers. We offer practical advice from people passionate about boating.


Assist Insurance Services Ltd

One of the fastest growing providers of marine insurance. Our Marine Insurance policy has been designed by us and influenced by out policyholders, reflecting the changing needs of boat owners.


Bedazzled LED Lighting

Celebrating 10 year supplying 'PROTECTED' LED lighting for boats, featuring voltage spike protection, interferenc-free design and an an internal thermal fuse for reliability, safety and peace of mind (unlike standard automotive bulbs).


Billing Marina

Billing is a large, secure, popular live-aboard marina offering peace and tranquility for those who want a family, community orientated marina with shows and events throughout the year.


Boaters’ Christian Fellowship

A place to find out more about Christian fellowship on the canals and about the ministry of the Waterways Chaplains. Do come along a meet us.


Bullet Polish Europe Ltd

High quality polishes, waxes and sealants for marine, auto and leisure. Suppliers of ECO-GLOSS dull surface correction system.


Canal & River Trust - Waterside Moorings

Advertising the waterside moorings website and re-brand of the Canal & River Trust's long-term moorings team.


Canals Online

A unique online platform providing high quality information of direct use to boaters and the waterway community. Find everything you need, from nationwide products and services to local amenities.


Castle Marinas Ltd

Showcasing five of the best UK marinas, catering for everyone's taste with unrivalled group benefits and personal service. 'Big enough to cope, small enough to care.'


Channelglaze Ltd

Established since 1979, Channelglaze Ltd designs, manufactures and supplies a wide range of attractive and competitively priced single and double glazed aluminium windows for the marine industry.


Cosgrove Park

Cosgrove Park is one of England's finest holiday homes and touring parks, located on the picturesque Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire border. Cosgrove Park is part of the same group of companies as Whilton and Venetian Marina.


Droitwich Spa Marina Ltd

Droitwich Spa Marina is a 238-berth marina in delightful Worcesteshire countryside on the Midland canal network, just 2 miles from Junction 5 of the M5.


Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust

Promoting the history, purpose and activities of the Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust, membership and our daily boat trips through the Dudley Tunnel and Limestone Mines.



Duratank designs and builds hardwearing and odour-proof bespoke flexible tanks and liners, as well as maintenance-free hygenic water storage systems. Our tanks are ideal for storing water, fuel or waste.


Hempel UK Ltd

Hempel supplies all types of coatings, varnishes and boatcare products used in building and maintaining motor and sailing boats.


Heron Maps

Publishers of outstanding maps of the inland waterways of Great Britain. Colourful, clear and precise.


Intellitec MV Ltd

Intellitec offer a comprehensive range of DC/AC on-board power solutions. We can offer individual component parts to complete and fully assembled electrical system solutions.


Lakeland Leisure Estates Ltd

Offering three marinas in idyllic locations. Our marinas in Cheshire, Gloucestershire and Staffordshire are perfectly located for exploring the best of Britain's canal network with excellent facilities and services.


Lansdown Marine Products

ShipShade Umbrella System incorporating a spare windlass for instant protection against sunshine or rain.



With over 30 years’ experience, Lee Sanitation are the leading supplier of onboard sanitation and marina pump out equipment.


Lichfield & Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust Ltd

Volunteer teams are restoring two historic Midlands canals to reconnect the northern BCN for through traffic with some sections in water and the Heritage Towpath Trail as a public amenity.


Marineware Ltd

Marineware will be exhibiting the full range of high quality Dutch varnishes and enamel paints incorporating 47 standard colours and the ever popular semi-gloss range of Multiforte.


Mercia Marina

A stuning gem on the Trent & Mersey Canal. National awards for facilities, design and conservation initiatives. 5-star holiday destination with lodges available for boaters to purchas. Friendly, active boating community.


Outdoor Kintwear

We have produced premium quality knitwear since the 1920s. All our knitwear is made by ourselves to our exacting quality standards using 100% British wool.


Overwater Marina

Overwater Marina - an award winning marina set in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside. Overwater provides moorings and boat repairs.


Philip Douetil

Antique fixtures/fittings in copper and brass with a connection to boating.

Pod Floating Studio

Handmade canal inspired fused glass. Bespoke boat windows and pictures.


Residential Boat Owners' Association

The RBOA is the only organisation in this country that specifically represents those living afloat or considering doing so, whether on a mooring or continuously cruising responsibly.


River Canal Rescue

Marine breakdown assistance and recovery across the UK inland waterways. No hourly charges. No callout charges. No restrictions on age, make or length of vessel.


Rugby Boat Sales

The premier high quality brokerage servicce. We care, and offer friendly and comprehensive customer sevice, together with a thoroughly modern approach to marketing with high-quality photography and videos. Member of MBF


The Fit Out Pontoon Ltd


Venetian Marina (Nantwich) Ltd

Venetian Marina has one of the largest selections of narrowboats for sale in the north-west of England. Moorings are available at the newly refurbished marina. Venetian Marina is part of the same group of companies as Whilton Marina and Cosgrove Park.



Inland waterways training for the newcomer and professional alike. Delivered on our well appointed 55ft semi-trad narrowboat or on your own boat. River and canal options available.


Waterway Routes (Maps & DVDs)

Maps for Andriod, iPhone/iPad and computers with GPS tracking,, plus Acrobat (pdf) versions for printing. DVDs for navigation advice, souvenirs and gifts.


Whilton Marina Ltd

Whilton Marina has one of the largest selections of narrowboats for sale in the Midlands, offering brokerage, part exchange and cash offers for your boat. Moorings are available at the fully equipped marina. Whilton Marina is part of the same group of companies as Cosgrove Park and Venetian Marina


White Mills Marina

A new, purpose-built marina on the River Nene in Earls Barton, Northamptonshire. Family run, White Mills offers all the facilities you would expect to find at a new marina.


Willow Boats Ltd

Boat painters of beautiful handpainted boats. We include creative and professional signwriting. We have a firm plan each time to provide a meticulously well finished narrowboats. Visit us to have a go a signwriting.


Willow Wren Training

Willow Wren Training is a leading RYA and MCA approved training provider based on the Grand Union Canal at Nelson's Wharf, Warwickshire. We train all levels from beginners to professional boatmasters.


Zebra Finance Ltd


Waterways World

Waterways World is the biggest selling and longest-established inland waterways magazine.

Every month, we explore the waterway system, test the latest boats and equipment, and look into the history and heritage of our canals – and our news coverage is unrivalled.

Canal & River Trust

In an increasingly fast-paced and crowded world, the Canal & River Trust’s historic canals and rivers provide a local haven for people and nature.

We're the charity entrusted with the care of 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales

Crick Marina

Since opening in 1996, Crick Marina has become one of the most sought-after marinas in the country.

Crick marina has a great location on a 21-mile lock-free pound, ideal for relaxed weekends afloat, yet handy for all major cruising routes.


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