Annual meeting deferred

Published: Thursday, 16 September 2010

BRITISH Waterways annual meeting, which is normally held in early October, has been deferred and will only be held subject to government approval, writes Allan Richards.

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New visitor moorings

Published: Thursday, 16 September 2010

NEW visitor moorings have been installed at Boston as part of improvements to encourage visiting boats to enjoy a short stay and to visit the new Black Sluice Lock.

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Leeds & Liverpool opens today

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2010

THE Leeds & Liverpool Canal was partly opened on Friday,17th September.

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Another canal gets police patrols

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2010

THE latest waterway to get police patrols to counteract  antisocial behaviour  is the Union Canal is Scotland.

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Houses plans dropped

Published: Monday, 13 September 2010

THE plans to build houses by British Waterways by Neptune's Staircase on the Caledonia Canal, as reported in narrowboatworld, have been dropped.

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Boater causes Henley chaos

Published: Monday, 13 September 2010

A BOATER hit Henley Bridge on the Thames with his large cruiser  Crazy Love causing complete chaos in the town on a Saturday afternoon.

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BW selling off its pubs

Published: Monday, 13 September 2010

BRITISH Waterways has called time on its joint venture with pub chain giant Scottish & Newcastle with news that up to twenty pubs will be sold off, writes Allan Richards.

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More money wasted

Published: Monday, 13 September 2010

MORE money has been wasted on the  £200,000 British Waterways' Regent's Ramp designed for separating speeding cyclists from pedestrians.

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The Braunston boggart

Published: Sunday, 12 September 2010

EVERY tunnel on our inland waterways is haunted and has its ghost or boggart, writes Allan Richards.

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It's started—volunteers to take the jobs

Published: Friday, 10 September 2010

BRITISH Waterways are advertising for a person to take charge of the redundancies to its staff.

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