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Welcome to the Website

Many thanks for visiting the Canvins web site. A local family in the village of Deanshanger Northants this is just a site showing our latest events and other things we get up to. My Hobbies include keeping fit, Taking photos and movies and Mountain biking. We also get out walking and spend a lot of our time in National trust properties and park land. The events section will show family events including Birthdays etc, also you will find trips out in here. Our walks will show some of our treks through some of the Uk.'s most beautiful places including the Lake District, Peak District and to the top of the highest peaks in England, Scotland and wales.

Please remember i only put the last few articles on the homepage, please click events to find the page you are after.

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In dedication to the Canvins that bravely fought in the Great War 1914 - 1918. Canvins from Australia , Canada, and England all joined the cause, and 3 of them made the ultimate sacrifice - they shall not be forgotten
Please click here to view remembrance page

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London Weekend Trip September 2016.

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Yet more time spent in the Capital that took us to the top of London in the Shard to Fenchurch Street garden in the Sky, also London Zoo and inside Tower Bridge and into the West End to see a show, also we did not want to take the tubes so we done over 40 miles of walking so much for a relaxing weekend

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Dorset Holiday 24th August 2016

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A great 3 day break in the county of Dorset staying on a nice little campsite called East fleet farm with great views looking down towards Chesil Beach and Fleet lagoon, after the usual performance erecting the tent with loads of swearing and moaning we decided to do a bit of walking

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From the Thames Barrier to Wapping 6th August 2016

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Another great trek across London starting from the Thames Barrier walking to Wapping, taking in the sights such as the isle of Dogs, Royal Greenwich, Cutty sark and Canary Wharf. An easy trek stopping off at a few pubs along the route !

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Greys Court & Nuffield Place 29th July 2016

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Just a day out visiting the county of South Oxfordshire, we visited a couple of National Trust properties Greys Court & Nuffield Place the home of William Morris.

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Couple of days in Hampshire

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The first port of call on this small trip out was the naval city of Portsmouth in the county of Hampshire. An easy to get too destination only taking a couple of hours from Milton keynes however you may wish to stay at a hotel near to destination so you can get more in over a couple of days. The place we had come to visit was the historic naval dockland easily signposted and with good car parking

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