Learn about the Chesterfield Canal

Published: Wednesday, 19 December 2018

THERE is the chance to learn about the history and restoration of the Chesterfield Canal.

Little hope of K&A opening

Published: Wednesday, 19 December 2018

THE collapse of an approach chamber wall of Lock 16 on the Kennet & Avon Canal has worsened, with little hope of the canal being re-opened in the near future.

Selby Swingbridge broken again

Published: Wednesday, 19 December 2018

SELBY Swing Bridge is out of action once again.

'Too drunk for bus' student drowned in Rochdale Nine

Published: Monday, 17 December 2018

A STUDENT who was refused entry on to a bus as being too drunk, then attempted to walk but fell into the Rochdale Canal in Manchester.

Divers needed at Gloucester Lock

Published: Monday, 17 December 2018

A PROBLEM with Gloucester Lock on the Severn required divers to carry out an inspection.

Lack of water on Leicester Section

Published: Monday, 17 December 2018

HERE we go again—the Leaking Leicester is closed again due to lack of water.

Victor: Flogging the 'wellbeing'

Published: Sunday, 16 December 2018

THERE is little doubt that the word has gone out to flog the 'wellbeing/happy & healthy' of being beside the canals.

Braunston canalside pub sold

Published: Friday, 14 December 2018

THE Admiral Nelson in Braunston has been sold to Leicester based Everards Brewery.

Canal trust gets waterwheel site from EA

Published: Friday, 14 December 2018

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust has acquired a waterwheel site from the Environmental Agency.

Festive season in full swing at Mercia

Published: Thursday, 13 December 2018

THE Festive season in full swing at Mercia, with lots of activities organised.