Has CaRT lost sight of its prime role?

Published: Monday, 22 January 2018

AS WE intend to revisit Llangollen again this summer, I thought it would be good to finally go down the locks at Frankton and have a couple of days on the connected section of the Montgomery Canal, writes Graham Westgate.

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Wildlife take preference

Published: Monday, 22 January 2018

ONCE again wildlife seems to be the greatest concern with Canal & River Trust, its latest being involved with Salford University to secure the wildlife of the Huddersfield Narrow Canal.

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Tinsley Flight reopens

Published: Monday, 22 January 2018

TINSLEY Flight on the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Canal was reopened this morning after being closed through a pump failure.

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Still carry your spares

Published: Monday, 22 January 2018

I most certainly agree with your suggestion that boaters don't take so much care of their boats when covered by the 'insurance' of River Canal Rescue.

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Victor: Replace the lot

Published: Sunday, 21 January 2018

I HAVE really lost count of how many times failing pumps have been responsible for stoppages this year.

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Inland waterways featured at London Boat Show

Published: Friday, 19 January 2018

MAKING a welcome return to the London Boat Show for the first time in many years, inland boating companies from across the UK formed a focal point around a new inland waterways attraction.

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Boat sinkings on the increase

Published: Friday, 19 January 2018

TODAY'S report by River Canal Rescue shows that boat sinkings are on the increase.

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Middle Level licences to be introduced

Published: Thursday, 18 January 2018

THOUGH there is opposition from boaters to the introduction of boat licences for the Middle Level waterways, they are to be introduced.

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The Trust admits failure of Waterway Partnerships

Published: Thursday, 18 January 2018

THE  Canal & River Trust has admitted the failure of its ill conceived Waterway Partnerships, and downgraded them to Regional Advisory Boards.

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Tinsley remains closed

Published: Thursday, 18 January 2018

THE Tinsley Flight on the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation still remains closed.

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