MNA Membership Discount

After adopting the MERCHANT NAVY ASSOCIATION Boating Basics Edition by Clive Edwards MNI and Captain Chris Woods for our cusomters we are happy to provide MNA MEMBERSHIP card holders the following discounts in return. 20% discount on list price day/half day hires and a free upgrade where available - please suppy membership card details at time of b

The Fairford & Lechlade Business Club big event of the year!

The Summer Social at The Trout Inn, Lechlade! Food tickets for the bbq can now be ordered on our new on-line facility: http://www.flbc.org.uk/events/flbc-annual-social/ You are warmly invited to the Fairford & Lechlade Business Club's Summer Social, which will be on Saturday 5th September starting at 3.30pm at the world-famous Trout Inn, Lechla

Avalon’s curtain’s going up!

Avalon’s curtain’s going up!

Don't think there are any pictures of the kitchen - will add a few while I am here.   Despite raining this morning it is a really lovely sunny afternoon, I have the rear cabin door open as I hang the rear bedroom curtains...mmh could do with making the bed!   It is too sunny for the central cabin curtins!  Just testing to make sure all the poppers

Try our New planning Link

New for 2015 - if you click on this web address it will give you a planning guide for your forthcoming trip. As a general guides - days one and two are generally the segments 1 and 2 return. With segment 3 being for hire days four and five return. You click on the top page and below opens the segment of the river you are interested in, how to get t

Business Person of the Year 2015

Business Person of the Year 2015

January 2015 News Update Proprietor and partner Greg Wheeler was honoured to recently receive the Business Person of The Year award for 2015 from the Fairford & Lechlade Business Club. sponsored by McGills Chartered Accountants. Photos by Liz Roberts, The Trout Inn Lechlade and Chris Roberts, Fairford & Lechlade Business Club.

The Trout Inn – 2015 Hourly Boat Hire

We are pleased to say that the following small boats will still be available from The 'World Famous' Trout Inn, Lechlade  Cotswold Boat Hire at The Trout Inn Lechlade GL7 3HA Open to hire Rowing Boats Electric Boats and Small Cruisers   Collection 10am-4pm Weekends and Bank Holidays (Weather permitting)   We operate from Easter until Sept

Crane In Day 2015

Customers with Winter Storage. Please note the crane in date for the larger boats is now Saturday 28th March. Some smaller craft may be lifted over the following week, before Easter.

When Can I hire a boat?

Hi, as per earlier news for boat owners the boats are being craned in on March 28th 2015. At the moment some locks are closed for the Winter restoration program and several are on red or yellow boards - meaning that the river is flowing too strongly for safe navigation. As the weather improves we are looking at the very first available day/short hi