Sawley Marina has become the first inland waterways marina to receive the Royal Yachting Association's prestigious Berth-holder's Charter.

Sawley Marina has become the first inland waterways marina to receive the Royal Yachting Association’s prestigious Berth-holder’s Charter.

The award is given in recognition of excellence in customer service. The Leicestershire marina was assessed over a series of visits from RYA officials on value for money, security, facilities, maintenance and cleanliness, as well as staff service and general ambience.

Pictured is Peter Waring of the RYA (right) presenting the award to marina manager Rod Grant.

Visit www.sawleymarina.com for more about the marina.