Sawley tempted to play hell!

Published: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

ONE very disgruntled Canaltime hirer on Sawley Tempted was very sorely tempted indeed to play hell with those at its Sawley Marina base when it sent him through Leicester.

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Services at Fazeley

Published: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

WITH the closing of Canal & River Trust's Fazeley office, its services were lost, but it has managed to negotiate new services nearby.

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What's the real reason?

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

ONCE again the Leeds & Liverpool is closed, and again a 'boat strike' is being blamed, but what is the real reason for the failure?

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Boat joy-riding and torching on the increase

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

RIVER CANAL RESCUE have warned that with the increase in the number of boats being torched or taken by joy riders, boat and marina owners should be extra vigilant.

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Canalside windmill for sale

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

A VERY unusual canalside residence by the Wendover Arm of the Grand Union Canal is for sale.

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When was the law changed?

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

We have recently enjoyed a cruise down the Staffs & Worcs. down to the village of Whittington bridge 28 and went to the old Whittington Inn, now called The Manor House.

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Spare a though for hire companies

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

Whilst fully appreciating and sympathising with the plight of owners/boaters, spare a thought for the hire companies, writes Bill Ridgeway.

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Little attempt at dialogue with boaters

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

I well remember the new Chief Executive Officer Richard Parry when he first arrived on the scene as to me, he was a breath of fresh air, Writes T. Lang.

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Victor: Pity your waterways

Published: Sunday, 22 October 2017

PITY your waterways indeed, for again Canal & River Trust is keeping up its policy of spending less on its winter maintenance of its ever failing waterways.

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London Mayor wants powers to control boat emissions

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

THE London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, well known for his anti emissions policy for vehicles, now has his eye on boats using the city's waterways.

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