Man assaulted on towpath in hospital

Published: Wednesday, 20 February 2019

A MAN assaulted by two men on the towpath of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal had to be taken to hospital.

Volunteer surveyor sought to help with restoration

Published: Wednesday, 20 February 2019

THE Montgomery Waterway Restoration Trust is seeking a volunteer surveyor to help with its restoration.

Basic definition of theft

Published: Monday, 18 February 2019

THE basic definition of theft according to Section 1, Theft Act 1968, Bill Ridgeway tells us.

Taking fish is a crime

Published: Monday, 18 February 2019

TAKING any native fish species away from a canal or reservoir is illegal, as is using anything other that a rod, pole or line.

Cruise suggestions

Published: Monday, 18 February 2019

IN ADDITION to those already mentioned, there is a good route from Napton Junction through Braunston and onto the Coventry at Hawkesbury, writes Kevin McNiff.

Entries now open for Montgomery Canal Triathlon

Published: Monday, 18 February 2019

ENTRIES for the Montgomery Canal Triathlon, to raise funds for the restoration appeal are now being taken.

Victor: A good suggestion

Published: Sunday, 17 February 2019

I RECKON the suggestion by Helen Cripps of where to cruise is a good one.

Fairly safe from closure

Published: Sunday, 17 February 2019

THE fact that Anglo Welsh is another hire company that has moved onto the Llangollen should tell Paulene [Brandon] something about where is safe to cruise writes T. Lang.

Take to the Thames

Published: Friday, 15 February 2019

AS ONE who has been been caught out by stoppages I suggest to Paulene Brandon and her partner to take to the rivers, advises Helen Cripps.

Strange goings on

Published: Friday, 15 February 2019

IT TAKES something out of the ordinary for me to stir myself to write these days but I thought it may be of interest to readers to be made aware of some strange goings on, writes Orph Mable.