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Grand Union Narrowboats

Narrowboat Hire, Engine Servicing & Boat Painting

Traditional canal boat painting

Grand Union Narrowboats is a small family run business operating from The Boatyard at Weedon in the heart of Northamptonshire on the Picturesque Grand Union Canal. Proprietor Steve Furniss is no stranger to the waterways as he has been involved in canal boats for over thirty years gaining experience working with leading hire boat fleets and operating a very successful hotel boat and passenger boat businesses with his wife Steph.

Our Services

Canal Boat Hire

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Purpose built canal boat available for holiday hire...

Canal Boat Engine Servicing

Narrowboat Engine Servicing & Repairs

Engine servicing & repairs on any modern engine...

Traditional Canal Boat Painting

Professional Narrowboat Repainting

Full Narrowboat repaints in purpose built fully enclosed heated workshop...


Our Facilities



Linda Bowyer - "Highly recommended. A great job, really friendly yard. Steve kept us informed of how it was going and sent photos. The knowledge of the team is superb..."

Alan Buckle - "A professional to deal with from start to finish, not only did the job start on time but finished on time to even with a few extra bits of work required and still in budget! ..."

Jennifer McCalman - "Had my boat blacked here and it was done beautifully. Very professional and great friendly service"

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