Stoppage notices getting worse

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

 THE stoppage notices from Canal & River Trust, never really giving good information are now getting worse.

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Not last the month out

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

The January Joggers come past our moorings too, but luckily we are offside, but they can be recognised by their daft hats a residue from Christmans celebrations I guess, but are already diminishing and the way they are having to stop for breath these lot passing will not last the month out.

Carolyn Jefferies

Churning out smoke

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

I read with interest your report about smoke from boats and the intention of stopping it, that cannot come soon enough.

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A cold dip

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

A MAN had to be rescued from the Leeds & Liverpool Canal in Wigan after he leaped into the waterway and then could not get out.

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Beware the January Joggers

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

I MUST admit I have to agree with Victor Swift that the towpaths are deserted of visitors this time of year, but there are others, writes T. Lang.

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Victor: More 'smoke' complaints

Published: Sunday, 07 January 2018

IT SEEMS the scourge against smoke from stoves is hotting up (no pun intended) after the Mayor of London showed his intention of banning wood-burners in the capitol, and showing particular interest in the many boats scattered around the city.

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Where next for CaRT's 'Arch'

Published: Friday, 05 January 2018

IT IS to be hoped that the next place where Canal & River Trust place its latest money wasting scheme 'Arch' is better than the first!

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Council's move against 'smoking' boats

Published: Friday, 05 January 2018

SUCH is the amount of smoke from boats moored on the Cam in Cambridge that the City Council is taking action against owners who burn coal or wood on their stoves.

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Aqua bucks the trend

Published: Friday, 05 January 2018

THOUGH many of the boat building companies either went bust or greatly reduced their output when the bottom fell out of the industry, one company is bucking the trend by expanding into a new factory.

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No intimation when (or if) Leicester Section will be open

Published: Thursday, 04 January 2018

THE Canal & River Trust have given no intimation whatsoever as to the reopening of the closed Leicester Section of the Grand Union Canal.

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