Canal Boat Diaries

Series 3

Series 3, Episode 4 - Knottingley to Ripon

4.0 34 x
As Robbie makes his way to Ripon in North Yorkshire, he tackles the fast-flowing River Ouse and is forced to make an emergency stop.

Series 3, Episode 3 - Dowley Gap to Ferrybridge

4.0 25 x
Narrowboater Robbie Cumming explores the Victorian village of Saltaire in West Yorkshire and moors up for the weekend in Leeds Dock.

Series 3, Episode 2 - Barrowford to Bingley

4.0 22 x
Robbie Cumming crosses the Pennines on the picturesque Leeds and Liverpool Canal, and lends a hand to hire boaters in Gargrave, North Yorkshire.

Series 3, Episode 1 - Wigan to Burnley

4.0 19 x
Narrowboater Robbie Cumming begins a 170-mile journey across the north of England and soon runs into difficulty with a problem with his craft's propeller in Wigan.
Series 1

Series 1, Episode 4 - Sowerby Bridge to Manchester

4.3 62 x
The real side of boat life with Robbie Cumming. Robbie runs aground on the Rochdale Canal - will he make it to Manchester?

Series 1, Episode 3 - Marple to Huddersfield

3.6 72 x
The reality of life afloat with Robbie Cumming. A fallen tree and a leaking lock pound hamper Robbie's journey across the Pennines.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Froghall to Bugsworth Basin

4.0 103 x
Life on England's waterways with Robbie Cumming. A low canal tunnel in Staffordshire proves a problem, and Robbie helps out a stranded boater.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Shardlow to Stoke-on-Trent

4.0 92 x
Life on board a narrowboat with Robbie Cumming. Robbie tackles a propeller problem and tricky locks on the Trent and Mersey Canal in Derbyshire.
Series 2

Series 2, Episode 4 - Stratford-upon-Avon to Birmingham

4.5 41 x
The reality of life afloat with Robbie Cumming. On the last leg of his journey across England, Robbie crosses an epic aqueduct near Stratford-upon-Avon and gets stuck in a lock in central Birmingham.

Series 2, Episode 3 - Stourport Basins to Kingswood Junction

4.0 54 x
The real side of boat life with Robbie Cumming. Robbie navigates the mighty River Severn and takes an unexpected bath as he takes a tumble at the Tardebigge lock flight in Worcestershire.