Around the Marina 2022

Quayside at Crick Boat Show

A host of boating expertise can be found on the Quayside. High quality exhibitors from every aspect of inland boating welcome you to their marquees to browse and chat. 

Take the opportunity to talk to all the experts and find out more about what they have to offer.

All Quayside stands will be open on Trade and Preview Day

ABC Leisure Group Ltd *

The UKs largest operator of luxury self drive narrowboats. Also operate 14 marinas, brokerage services and boat builders.

(Stand Q20)

ABNB Ltd *

Boats for sale at locations nationwide. Seek our professional advice about selling your narrowboat.

(Stand Q32)

ARS Anglian Diesels Ltd *

Specialists in hydraulic & electric propulsion, bow thruster, engines and transmissions, stern gear and engine protection systems.

(Stand Q15)

Amtrim Ltd *

High quality bespoke boat canopies and covers in the NW.

(Stand Q24)

BC Boat Management Ltd *

Come and see how shared ownership could really work for you. With shares from £1,500, owning a narrowboat can be affordable for 4 weeks holiday a year too.

(Stand Q30)

Barrus *

Shire Canal collection. The most comprehensive engine packages 15HP to 330HP. Plus hybrid technology, which can be fitted to all Shire and Yanmar engines.

(Stand Q35)

Beta Marine Ltd *

Beta Marine inland waterway’s range of diesel engines, hybrid engines and generating sets.

(Stand Q19)

Boatfinder Brokerage Services Ltd *

We are the original video boat brokerage service. Come and see us at our stand for information on brokering your boat and new and used boats for sale.

(Stand Q39)

Carefree Cruising (Boatshare) Ltd *

We operate a luxury shared ownership narrowboat scheme, offering significant savings over boat hire. Come and speak to us to find out more.

(Stand Q31)

Colecraft Engineering Ltd *

Established since 1974. Colecraft build inland water narrowbeam and widebeam boats to any stage of completion from shell to fully fitted.

(Stand Q25)

Dunchurch Pools Marina *

Secure and tranquil moorings with unrivalled cruising options in a beautiful rural setting on the North Oxford canal. Service dock (diesel, pump out, gas, coal, etc) brokerage, chandlery.

(Stand Q12)

Elite Furnishings *

Free standing fully sprung storage stools sofa and chairbeds, indoor and outdoor seating cushions. Mattresses, memory toppers and headboards. All hand crafted in our Tamworth workshop. 39 years supplying inland waterways.

(Stand Q33)

Engines Plus Ltd *

The ever popular Canaline Engines will be on display, along with other products from the Engines Plus portfolio, including Sole Diesel Marine Generators. Come and see us at the show to talk through your engine requirements.

(Stand Q37)

Environment Agency *

The Environment Agency manages a significant proportion of the river network known as the Anglian Waterways, The navigation stretches from Bedford to the Humber and includes the rivers Nene, Great Ouse, Welland, Glen, Black Sluice, Ancholme and Stour. We also manage Northampton Marina.

(Stand Q21)

Fischer Panda UK Ltd *

Quietest, most compact diesel generators available. AC or DC powered, ideal for cruising or liveaboard. Diesel electric hybrid propulsion and smart battery management power electronics systems. Your complete power system integrator. Supply and fit available.

(Stand Q36)

Haven Knox-Johnston *

Visit our marquee on the Quayside to cast your vote for the visitors’ Favourite Boats in Show 2022. Voters can enter the prize draw to win a year’s free boat insurance from Haven Knox-Johnston. (T&C apply) or a £100 M&S voucher.

(Stand Q11)

Hybrid Marine*

The original and best parallel hybrid system for your narrowboat or broadbeam. Whisper quiet electric drive for most canal conditions and a powerful engine for when the going gets more challenging, ideal for cruising the entire UK system. Eliminate gas and cook electric. Come visit us and discuss your requirements.

(Stand Q34)

Hydrogen Afloat Ltd *

Hydrogen Afloat will be launching our new domestic power system that is based on the latest hydrogen fuel cell technology. Our onboard power system is near silent in operation, has no harmful emissions and is designed to work seamlessly with solar panels to support your domestic power needs. Come and learn about the future of green hydrogen and low carbon power generation.

(Stand Q7)

Inland Waterways Association *

The only independent, national charity dedicated to supporting and regenerating Britain’s canals and navigable rivers as places for leisure and business. Learn about our campaigning and work to improve the waterways to benefit all. Waterways books, maps and guides for sale.

(Stand Q45)

Key Diesels *

A specialist in diesel injectors and pumps, our service includes pump sales and overhaul, diagnostics tests and repairs, and cleaning and inspection.

(Stand Q46)

Kings Lock Chandlery *

Kings Lock will have outstanding and unbeatable deals and offers on a range of essential equipment, including Vetus engines (including electric propulsion), stern gear, bow thruster, steering, engine control and toilet kits. As the main inland waterways Webasto dealer and stockists visit our stand to discuss your heating needs.

(Stand Q42)

Kinver Canopies *

Bespoke covers and canopies made to fit for your boat and other outdoor equipment. Canopy repairs, proofing and cleaning solutions. Wooden cratch boards can be supplied too.

(Stand Q3)

LNBP Community Boating

A voluntarily run charity providing canal boat holidays, short breaks and day trip experiences for a wide range of community groups and organisations.

(Stand Q50)

Letonkinoise Varnish *

Demonstration of the FLEXIDISC sander, obtaining fantastic finishes on all materials and the sensational LE TONKINOIS natural oil varnish which will not crack, peel or show brush marks.

(Stand Q48)

Lightning Craft Ltd *

Electric propulsion manufacturers and installers specialising in custom systems for all your power requirements afloat. Tried and tested canal boat propulsion.

(Stand Q1)

Mastervolt *

Working in collaboration with Aquafax, Mastervolt will have their demo van at the show, which will be fully kitted-out with products from Mastervolt, Blue Sea Systems, BEP, Marinco, Whale and more. The demo van allows installers and boaters to see examples of systems in operation first-hand and learn about the benefits of the latest technology available.

(Stand Q18)

Midland Chandlers *

In need of a Trade account or would like to discuss system upgrades and fit-outs? Visit our dedicated Trade point at on the Quayside to see how Midland Chandlers can support your needs and requirements. Don’t forget to visit our main stand at in the Show Village to browse and buy a wide range of products on display!

(Stand Q38)

Miracle Leisure Products *

For ladders/gangplanks, tiller pins, brollymates, weed clearing tool and all brass and paintwork cleaning materials for narrowboats some and see us and speak to one of our friendly staff.

(Stand Q9)

Multicell International Ltd *

The Battery Specialists since1989, Multicell are a leading battery supplier based in Leicestershire with further depots in Norwich and Evesham. With an extensive range of marine and leisure batteries and a wealth of knowledge in power supply systems, we are a friendly and reliable choice for all of your battery requirements.

(Stand Q40)

NarrowBoat *

NarrowBoat is the quarterly inland waterways heritage magazine from the publishers of Waterways World. Rare archive pictures and articles by acknowledged experts celebrate and recall the past in a beautifully presented, high-quality magazine that you will want to build into a treasured collection.

(Stand Q10)

The Green Blue *

The Green Blue is an environmental programme for the Royal Yachting Association and British Marine. Come and meet the team who will be providing sustainable boating information, advice and resources for boat users, clubs, training centres and boating businesses. There will also be a selection of more sustainable products on display from The Green Blue’s Business Directory to support boat users and businesses in choosing greener alternatives to use onboard including cleaning products, greywater filters and ropes and clothing made from recycled plastic waste.

(Stand Q5)

Totalcool Ltd *

Totalcool is a lifestyle choice. We aim to make life on-the-go just that bit easier with products built to work whenever you need them and wherever you are. Put simply - when the heat is on, Totalcool is the one!

(Stand Q14)

Trend Transformations Chorley *

We specialise in granite, quartz and recycled glass worktop overlays that are ideally suited to the marine environment. Our smart stone etherium® by E-Stone surfaces are non-porous, mould, mildew, heat, stain, and scratch-resistant with built-in Microban® antibacterial technology and available in a stunning range of colours.

(Stand Q47)

Venetian Marine (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.

(Stand Q4)

Vetus Ltd *

Considering buying a new boat or upgrading an existing one? We have solutions for electric propulsion, generators, engines, thrusters and many more. Ask for a free catalogue or scan a QR code to have the Vetus catalogue on your phone.

(Stand Q41)

Water Freedom Ltd *

The Water Freedom filtration system produces an unlimited supply of clean, purified water from canal and river water. It is efficient, quick and economical, empowering our customers to take long showers and use washing machines and dishwashers without stress or worry.

(Stand Q16)

Waterways World *

Waterways World is the biggest-selling inland waterways magazine. Find practical boating advice, trusted expert knowledge, cruising inspiration and waterways history, plus the latest news and events. Visit our stand on the Quayside to subscribe and for this year’s Crick Boat Show offers.

(Stand Q10)

Wesley Marine Windows Ltd *

Canal boat windows available in various styles, manufactured in single, double and double glazed thermal break. We also supply low height shower doors ideal for small spaces.

(Stand Q13)

Whilton Marina Ltd *

Whilton Marina has one of the largest selection 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.

(Stand Q4)

Wifionboard *

Wifionboard manufactures 4G and Wifi antennae in the UK and provide 4G routers Wifi boosters and SIM cards for liveaboard, continuous cruisers and leisure boaters.

(Stand Q8)

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 Waterside & Marina

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

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


is organised by the publishers of Waterways World magazine

Waterways World  magazine sets first-party and third-party cookies so we can monitor and improve the effectiveness of our website. You can control this using your browser settings.