John Bunyan Boat Team reveals their 2019 Cruise Programme

After a most successful season in 2018, we are pleased to publish our cruise programme for the 2019 season.

The Public and Special Cruise favourites are included along with some new ones.

This year’s public cruises launch in time for the Easter Bank Holiday weekend with our first monthly Jazz Cruise of the season which sails from The Barns Hotel on Thursday 18th April. Music from Rachel & Friends.

On Easter Saturday Evening at 6.30pm there's a Fish and Chip Supper Cruise from Sovereigns Quay (next to Star Rowing Club and close to Riverside Bedford,)

On Easter Sunday there's an Afternoon “Tea For Two” Cruise from Priory Marina at 2.30pm sailing downstream through Cardington Lock.

On Easter Monday there are short cruises along the Embankment, leaving from Sovereigns Quay (next to Star Rowing Club and close to Riverside Bedford.)

The usual Thursday Afternoon Public Cruises from Sovereigns Quay to Cardington Lock, commence on Thursday 25th April

Other favourite cruises such as the Sunday Afternoon Cruises, the Barns Hotel Afternoon Tea Cruise, are running from May onwards.

The Motown-Soul Cruise with DJ Keith Stewart runs on a monthly basis commencing 9th May.

The Anchor Lunch Cruise to The Anchor Inn, Great Barford with return by coach sails from Priory Marina, the first one being 8th May @ 10.00am.

The Walkers Special run on Thursdays @ 1.30pm offering a one-way ride from Priory Marina to Sovereigns Quay (in the Town Centre) The passengers are then free to enjoy Bedford Town Centre with a walk back alongside the river to Priory Marina (visiting the cafes etc. on the way!)

The “Folk On The Boat” run in association with Mill Race Folk and featuring various folk music artistes commence on Thursday 23rd May.