The Waterways Book Service
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About Us

Belmont (1948) Ltd was founded as 'The Belmont Press' in 1948. It was incorporated in 1973 as Belmont (1948) Ltd (Registered in England - Company Number 1091180) and has been managing 'The Waterways Book Service' since 1978.

Making A Purchase

It is easy to purchase from us. Browse our Catalog and click "Add To Basket" on any items that you wish to buy to put them into the shopping basket. (At this point you can still modify your order) After you have finished your selection, click on "To Checkout" and you will be asked for a few details that we need to be able to satisfy the order.

How to pay for your order

Overseas Orders Please place your order as if it were a UK order. On receipt we will email you with the shipping costs and at this point you may confirm the order by email or cancel it.

Shipping And Handling

We keep our shipping and handling costs as low as possible


Minimum 1.75,   Over 10.00 = 3.50

Cheques please to 'Belmont Press' to be drawn on a UK Clearing Bank

Our address is NOT a collection point for orders


Delivery Schedule

We will normally send your order to you in 5 business days after receipt of payment

Back Orders

We are unable to handle back orders at this time.

Tax Charges

For orders made from the UK or the European Union, 20% VAT is added unless the product is zero rated or VAT exempt.
Most books are zero rated in the UK.
All prices shown include VAT where applicable

Reaching Us

If you need to reach us, please email us on waterways@bel48.org.uk , alternatively, you can call on 020-8907 4700 (International +44) or fax us on 020-8907 7354 or write to us at

29 Tenby Avenue,  Harrow,  HA3 8RU

Privacy Policy

We do not disclose buyers information to third parties. Cookies are used on this shopping site, but only to keep track of the contents of your shopping cart once you have selected an item.

Remittance Terms All goods remain our property until paid for.

The price ruling will be that at the date of dispatch.

All prices are in UK Sterling.

Errors and Ommissions Excepted.


All Prices include VAT where applicable
Trade Orders - 'The Belmont Press' - Tel: 020-8907 4700 FAX: 020-8907 7354