Victor finds it slow going

Published: Thursday, 13 September 2018

OUR latest forage up the Trent & Mersey has proven to be slow going.

Middlewich breach fake news back fires

Published: Tuesday, 11 September 2018

THE media has seen straight through the fake news concerning the Middlewich breach.

Victor: Lying its way out of its responsibility

Published: Sunday, 09 September 2018

NO GENERAL updates I'm afraid until the end of the month, as we have gone boating, but I may tell a tale or two in the interim, and here's a very sorry tale now...

Spreading the farce

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IN ADDITION to the BBC being taken in by the mis-information about the Middlewich Breach, others too have taken up the farce from Canal & River Trust, with John Coxon reporting.

Mercia celebrates its 10 years anniversary

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IT WAS 10 years ago that Mercia Marina was transformed from a little-used fishing lake to a major tourist and leisure destination.

Want to learn about boat electrics?

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IF YOU are keen to learn all about boat electrics, there is the opportunity later this month.

Still blaming boaters

Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018

ON A recent television news programme a spokesman for Canal & River Trust blatantly blamed boaters for the Middlewich breach, writes Tom Crossley.

David: Not all bad

Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018

FURTHER to my diatribe about the condition of the south Oxford Canal, there is some slightly better news.

Manchester Pusher 'raising its head' again

Published: Wednesday, 05 September 2018

THIS time it is the BBC that is asking 'Does a serial killer haunt the city's canals?', relating to the many deaths in Manchester's waterways.

Complained for 15 years!

Published: Wednesday, 05 September 2018

BOATER Dave Carden tells us that he has complained about the state of the waterways every year for the past 15 years, with nothing being done, he writing: