Protests of wide beam boats using Oxford Canal

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

BOATERS are complaining of the use of wide beam boats using the North Oxford Canal, that is built as a narrow canal with limited width.

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London boaters say they are being forced out

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

RESIDENT boaters in London are taking to the media, including the BBC, to complain of Canal & River Trust's attitude towards them.

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Summit reservoirs normal for time of year

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

THOUGH there are restrictions in force on the summit level at Tring on the Grand Union Canal, the water levels at Tringford Reservoir is good for this time of year.

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Nothing new in checking moorings

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Checking with mooring operators is nothing new for CaRT, or at least its predecessor, BW, writes Martin Howes.

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Free wood for boaters

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

THERE is a pile of timber by the old coal chute on the BCN Old Mainline should nearby boaters be interested.

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CaRT pursuing 'continuous moorers'

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

IN AN obvious move to pursue 'continuous moorers', Canal & River Trust is asking mooring operators to submit details of the boats on their moorings.

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Take-over is not in boaters interest

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

I WILL first admit that I am no longer a member of the Inland Waterways Association, and refused to renew my subs after in joined with Canal & River Trust, as I have since found out so did many others, writes Paul Dakin.

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More complaints for Richard

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

MANY boaters, so concerned at the way that Canal & River Trust is progressing  are now contacting its Chief Executive Richard Parry direct, in the hope that something can be achieved, with Brian Jarrett the latest, with his email reproduced:

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Pump breakdown causes Grand Union Canal restrictions

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

THERE are restrictions in force on the summit level at Tring on the Grand Union Canal as the pump supplying the water has broken down.

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Victor: Cart reticent of telling of its EA take-over

Published: Sunday, 10 December 2017

DEFINITELY bucking its trend, Cart is now keeping a very low profile indeed over its claim to the Environmental Agency navigations.

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