An old technique

Regarding your comment about the work on the Bosley Locks, writes Mike Todd.

Victor: Scottish waterways shock

IT IS shock news indeed that Scottish Canals is considering closing its waterways to boats.

Marple Flight closed again

MARPLE Flight on the Peak Forest Canal is closed once more.

Scottish canals could close to navigation!

THIS shock news has just been announced by Scottish Canals in its report that states a new strategy, which would not necessarily involve the movement of boats, should be introduced.

But where are those visitors?

I'VE JUST just seen the evidence first hand, regarding the amount of visitors that CaRT reckon we have to our waterways, write Martin & Di.

Weaver mismanagement

AS IT happens we currently have our boat on the Weaver so I can report on the latest restrictions at first hand, writes David Hymers.

Leeds & Liverpool flights restricted

TODAY sees navigation restriction on three major Leeds & Liverpool Canal flights.

Chesterfield Canal Festival this weekend

THE Chesterfield Canal Festival will be held at Staveley Town Basin this Saturday and Sunday.

Schoolgirl pushed into canal by young yobs

A 13 YEARS old schoolgirl was pushed into a canal by gang of boys whilst walking home from school.

No Liverpool Link access until September

THE collapsed culvert causing the breach on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal will not be repaired until the end of August.