Brews all round at boat rally

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A group of folk enjoy a nice cup of tea on board a narrow boat as part of the 1985 Langley Mill Boat Rally celebrations.

Hundreds of vessels descended on the Langley Mill basin for the event that year - and we think this shot shows customers enjoying a brew on a floating cafe, but we might be wrong!

This year marked the 45th anniversary of the rally organised by the Erewash Canal Preservation and Development Association and the 40th anniversary of the opening of the Great Northern Basin.