Saved a bad experience

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

THE boater who can't cruise to the Liverpool Link, having been refused booking by BW, should actually think himself lucky. He has been saved a bad experience in my opinion, writes Janet Gunningham.

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Given itself permission

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

WEST Northamptonshire Development Corporation has given itself permission to build facilities at its new marina  on the Nene in Northampton.

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New canal books

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

TWO new publications about the Wey & Arun Canal restoration project have been launched by W&A Enterprises Ltd , the trading arm of the Wey & Arun Canal Trust.

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No clean-up at Harecastle

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

A COUNCILLOR is complaining of British Waterways attitude towards the state of the waterway around Harecastle Tunnel.

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More development for the Caldon

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

A MASSIVE £3 millions canalside development is planned for the Caldon Canal in Hanley.

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What a mess

Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010

KIRKLEES Council have just spent an undisclosed sum on producing and distributing 7,000 leaflets to promote cycling, particularly on the canal towpaths.

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United Utilities figures disagree with BW's

Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010

THE weekly figures issued by the water utility United Utilities of its reservoir levels do not agree with those of British Waterways.

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New bridge for farmer

Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010

IT WAS a hire boat that damaged Belchers Lift Bridge on the Oxford Canal, with British Waterways concluding it was then unsafe for a farmer to use, and dismantled it where it laid on the ground for two years.

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Boater flattened by cyclist

Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010

SO THERE I was calming hauling on the centre line of the 70ft motor and butty, prior to securing the pair, when—Bang! I was knocked to the ground.

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The reason why

Published: Wednesday, 25 August 2010

ALL of you must have noticed the Google advertisements that have appeared down the left hand column, so perhaps I should explain.

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