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.

BWML sells its marinas

Published: Monday, 24 December 2018

THE Canal & River Trust has finally managed to sell its marinas.

More hire boats for the Llangollen

Published: Monday, 24 December 2018

THIS coming season there will be even more hire boats on the Llangollen Canal.

Community helping burnt-out boater

Published: Monday, 24 December 2018

THE boating community is helping a liveaboard whose narrowboat was burnt-out.

Victor: At long last...

Published: Sunday, 23 December 2018

YES, my friends, at long last, the Middlewich Branch is open.

Middlewich Branch re-opens today

Published: Friday, 21 December 2018

THIS afternoon, the Middlewich Branch will at last be open to navigation.

A vital service indeed

Published: Friday, 21 December 2018

THE Mercia Marina can now boast of over 20 fully trained first-aiders.

Oh no it isn't!

Published: Friday, 21 December 2018

NOTWITHSTANDING that Canal & River Trust proudly told us that the Leeds & Liverpool Canal would be open today—it isn't!