Had enough of the Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Wednesday, 22 September 2010

ROSEWOOD Narrowboats has 'had enough' of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal and is closing down.

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Selling diesel on the waterways

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010

As a retired seller of diesel on the waterways perhaps I can help with a few points. By the way, this is not an exhaustive list, writes George Boyle.

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BW pension scheme to close

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010

BRITISH Waterways directors are proposing that its pension scheme be closed to new recruits and restrictions placed on the accrual of future benefits.

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Cycle bridge for the Basingstoke

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010

THOUGH the Basingstoke Canal crumbles, money is being found for a cycle bridge alongside an existing road bridge.

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Boater in hospital after fire

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010

IT WAS another narrowboat fire at the weekend that has put a boater in hospital with 50% burns.

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The future of British Waterways

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010

THE Inland Waterways Advisory Council (IWAC) is concerned that the serious difficulties that face government and BW in managing the transformation to a 'third sector' have not been fully addressed.

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Diesel war on the waterways

Published: Monday, 20 September 2010
A BOATER selling red diesel from 20 litre containers on the Trent & Mersey and Coventry canals is upsetting the diesel suppliers along the waterways.

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Fighting the weed

Published: Saturday, 18 September 2010

THERE is a fight on at the moment to clear the duckweed from the waterways, with British Waterways out in force tackling the problem.

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Wary of the claims

Published: Friday, 17 September 2010

MANY boaters these days are wary of the claims made for low voltage electrical products, as many just will not stand up to the rigours of boating.

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New dry dock for Birmingham

Published: Friday, 17 September 2010

DRY dock facilities are now available for boaters in Birmingham at the Hockley Port site.

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