Where to cruise

Published: Monday, 07 January 2019

I CAN sympathise with Victor's concerns of wondering where to cruise owing to the endless stoppages. writes Gerry Varley.

Wey & Arun Trust acquire land for canal restoration

Published: Monday, 07 January 2019

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust is set to embark on a major volunteer-led restoration.

Victor: A strong investment?

Published: Sunday, 06 January 2019

IT WAS in July that Canal & River Trust told of its 'strong investment underlying the increase in spend on the care and repair of our waterways'.

A total disaster

Published: Thursday, 03 January 2019

BEING at something of a loose end over Christmas I took the opportunity to compose an article of my summer's boating, writes Andrew Gold.

The use of statistics

Published: Wednesday, 02 January 2019

READING about the Huddersfield Narrow Canal brought to mind the information I had gathered at its restoration, writes Arthur Townrow.

Emphasising its own efforts and its own self importance

Published: Wednesday, 02 January 2019

The latest move by CaRT emphasises the good things about volunteering for CaRT, writes Bill Ridgeway.

Taster days for volunteers

Published: Monday, 31 December 2018

THERE is little doubt that volunteers make a big difference to canal restoration with their efforts.

Maintenance policy is not working

Published: Thursday, 27 December 2018

IT is the end of the year, one that has clearly shown that the Canal & River Trust's maintenance policy is not working, writes Tom Crossley.

Another drowning in the Rochdale Canal

Published: Thursday, 27 December 2018

ANOTHER body has been recovered from the Rochdale Canal in Manchester.

Not such a Happy Christmas

Published: Tuesday, 25 December 2018

IT IS certainly not such a Happy Christmas for boaters held up at a lock on the Kennet & Avon Canal.