lways Sometimes after every cruise we might indulge in a glass of wine or five with our travelling companions and friends Sharon and Rich. Just imagine what a surprise it was to find out that Narrowboat Oakapple was in fact an award winning boat. It won the 2010 crick boat show and was the best boat in the show. it was also featured in a boat report by fellow blogger Adam Porter (nb Briar Rose) . Just to let you know Adam the engine still smokes like a bloody factory chimney and you wouldn’t want to be behind them in a tunnel . But apart from that it is one superb boat….