Narrowboat sinks in Severn

Published: Saturday, 04 September 2010

TWO boaters managed to escape their narrowboat yesterday when it started to sink in the Severn

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Plans passed for lock rebuilding

Published: Saturday, 04 September 2010

PLANNING permission has been granted to the Wey & Arun Canal Trust for rebuilding of Southland Lock.

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Regents now open

Published: Friday, 03 September 2010

THE Oil spill on the Regents Canal was quickly cleared, not being as bad as first thought when the canal was closed.

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Oil spill closes Regents Canal

Published: Friday, 03 September 2010

A 'SIGNIFICANT' oil spill from the National Grid by Maida Hill Tunnel has closed the Regents Canal.

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Toxic algae takes over the Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Friday, 03 September 2010

THE  closing of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has resulted in an health warning as toxic algae takes over the stagnant waterway.

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Whatever next?

Published: Thursday, 02 September 2010

WHEN money is absolutely no object, this could be the kind of narrowboat you should buy.

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Vale Royal shambles

Published: Thursday, 02 September 2010

MANY boaters are confused by the ongoing restrictions through Royal Vale Lock on the Weaver, which is a complete shambles.

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New 21 miles cruising ring

Published: Thursday, 02 September 2010

THE completion of the Barge Canal  will see the first boat on the waterway in 80 years next Monday.

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British Waterways grants to be slashed

Published: Wednesday, 01 September 2010

IT WAS announced today (Wednesday) by the  Government that its grants to British Waterways will be drastically reduced.

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Saturn for Maesbury

Published: Wednesday, 01 September 2010

THE last horse-drawn Shropshire Union Canal Fly-boat in the world, Saturn has arrived on the Montgomery Canal to be one of the main exhibits at the Maesbury Canal Festival.

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