More mooring at Tesco

Published: Friday, 12 March 2010

READING Borough Council is proposing to retain the leisure mooring by Tesco on the Thames, and extending it by 100 metres if the demand for use increases.

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Heritage plans knocked back

Published: Friday, 12 March 2010

THE Plans to make Bingley Five Rise and Three Rise locks on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal into a major heritage attraction have been hit by reduced funding.

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Want waterway fenced

Published: Friday, 12 March 2010

THE mother of student of Gavin Terry, who was the worse for drink and subsequently fell into the Aire & Calder Navigation, wants it fenced off.

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Way clear to Middle Levels

Published: Friday, 12 March 2010

CAMBRIDGE County Council has obviously taken notice of the Middle Level Commissioners' threat to take action if it did not complete repairs to the footbridge over the Old River Nene in March.

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Bug approved

Published: Thursday, 11 March 2010

THE Government has this week approved the release of an imported bug which, it is believed, will attack Japanese knotweed.

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Oh dear!

Published: Thursday, 11 March 2010

THERE were red faces at Strathclyde Police as one it its patrol cars ended up in the Forth & Clyde Canal.

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Shillingford repairs

Published: Thursday, 11 March 2010

MAJOR repairs are to start on Shillingford Bridge over the Thames, which could cause some delay to navigation.

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Devizes to Westminster

Published: Thursday, 11 March 2010

THIS year at least 16 crews will be starting off from Devizes Wharf on Good Friday for the annual Devizes to Westminster Canoe Race.

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Magistrates slam speeding boater

Published: Thursday, 11 March 2010
MAGISTRATES at Maidenhead Court landed a speeding boater with a total of  £4,600 for speeding on the Thames.

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The sea lock gates arrive

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2010
SHARPNESS Sea Lock gates are seen arriving from Holland to be installed at the end of the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal.

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