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Latest RBOA News

  • Consultation on use of red diesel on private boats

    Members should already be aware that a consultation on red diesel is being conducted by HMRC as they have been directed to respond to the […]

    Posted on 06 August 2019

  • Activities Perfect for Canal Boat Holidays

    Featured image of Llangollen Canal. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Llangollen_Canal_UK.jpg Known for their tranquil settings and slow-pace, canal holidays have become a popular holiday choice. However, there’s much […]

    Posted on 05 August 2019

  • CRT Fixing “Beating Hearts” of Kennet & Avon Canal

    Restrictions to navigation at Caen Hill Flight  The Canal & River Trust, the charity that cares for the Kennet & Avon Canal, has announced restrictions […]

    Posted on 01 July 2019

  • CRT Updates on Water Saving Measures

    The Canal & River Trust is updating boaters on water saving measures on the Leeds & Liverpool, Oxford, and Grand Union Canals following the rainfall […]

    Posted on 26 June 2019

About the RBOA

Established in 1963 the Residential Boat Owners’ Association is the only national organisation which exclusively represents and promotes the interests of people living on boats in the British Isles. We represent all those who have chosen to make a boat their home. Find out more