Boat programme for 2018

Published on 05 March 2018

The John Bunyan Boat has now published its cruise programme for the 2018 season.

Public cruises launch on Saturday 7th April with an evening Fish and Chip Supper Cruise from Sovereign’s Quay (next to Star Rowing Club, and close to Riverside Bedford).   

Sunday Afternoon Cruises sail from Priory Marina (off Barker’s Lane) and Sovereign’s Quay from 13th May 

Thursday Afternoon Cruises sail from Sovereigns Quay from 14th June.

Swan Hotel Specials:

Saturday afternoon Tea Cruises with The Bedford Swan Hotel run from the Swan Steps (at the bottom of Newnham Street) from 2nd June whilst the Saturday Evening Sunset Cruises with the Bedford Swan Hotel runs from 26th May. 

A new innovation is a 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!)

Full details of the cruises, times, prices etc. can be found on our website

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