A sad loss indeed

Published: Friday, 23 February 2018

WE ARE told that Alex Bennett who died in the boat fire at Stone is a sad loss indeed.

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Massive Nene bridge works ignores river traffic

Published: Friday, 23 February 2018

A MASSIVE £5m repair to a road bridge over the Nene at Peterborough makes no mention of its effect on the navigation.

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RYA's big push to get more members

Published: Friday, 23 February 2018

THE Royal Yachting Association is making a big push to get more members, offering gifts for introductions.

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Lack of water closes Birmingham & Fazeley Canal

Published: Friday, 23 February 2018

THE Canal & River Trust have closed the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal through lack of water at Curdworth Flight.

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Woman dies in Stone boat fire

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

A NARROWBOAT caught fire in the ear;ly hours of this morning (Thursday) with a woman and her dog loosing their lives.

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Signs at regular intervals

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

CONTINUING his views on the possibility of signage to slow down those speeding cyclists, Brian D Jarrett writes.

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Small marina to boost development plan

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

TO HELP get planning permission for development by the side of waterways, moorings are now usually included to further the chance of success.

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The Trust won't like this!

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

A contributor to the Manchester Evening News gave a resume of the cons of living by the local canals, that Canal & River Trust will not like.

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Lee Navigation oil still spreading

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

THE oil spill into the Lee Navigation is still spreading with boaters told not to move.

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Hope again for Worcester Severn bridge

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

IT WAS nine years ago that narrowboatworld carried the story of a new pedestrain/cycle bridge over the Severn at Worcester.

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