Another lock restored on the Grantham

Published: Monday, 13 August 2018

LOCK 15 is now completely restored on the Grantham Canal, and all it needs is boats!

New functions for SOS Waterways app

Published: Monday, 13 August 2018

THE River Canal Rescue (RCR) has added testing, request advice and photo reporting functions to its free SOS Waterways app to help its customers.

CaRT's BBC reports

Published: Monday, 13 August 2018

I'VE BEEN mulling over the CaRT publicity of the summer heatwave now that the rain has started again, wrtites Andrew Bailes.

Protection of historical heritage

Published: Monday, 13 August 2018

I DON'T think I've ever seen such a thick-headed, know-nothing, philistine utterance than that regarding the protection of historical heritage during the construction of the Thames sewage system, writes Paul Burke.

Victor: That does it!

Published: Sunday, 12 August 2018

THAT does it indeed, we shall not be going on our planned September cruise after all.

"Where can we go this year?"

Published: Monday, 06 August 2018

I READ Victor Swift's article and thought the very same 'where can we go this year?’, writes Kevin Howell.

CaRT prepares for further dry weather

Published: Monday, 06 August 2018

THE Canal & River Trust tells us it is putting measures in place to prepare for the possibility of further dry weather.

Car knocks bridge wall into canal

Published: Monday, 06 August 2018

A MAN arrested on suspicion of drink driving crashed his car and knocked a section of a bridge wall into the Stourbridge Canal.

Historians have too much power

Published: Monday, 06 August 2018

WHEN I cruised the tidal Thames I was somewhat taken by that great engineering project of the new sewage tunnel that is being built under it, writes Jamie Hawkins.

Bad news for boaters at Stone

Published: Monday, 06 August 2018

IT IS bad news for boaters that the Co-op store which was conveniently situated for the canal at Stone has closed, writes Roger Fox.