Starting early

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

GLOUCESTER Waterways Museum is started the May Bank Holiday early with a pre-bank holiday weekend.

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Weaver bridge needs overhaul

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

SUTTON Swing Bridge over the Weaver is in desperate need of an overhaul due to the amount of traffic it carries.

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Consultation over canal

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THERE is to be a public consultation over plans to restore the Wilts & Berks Canal where it joins the Kennet & Avon Canal at Semington.

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Mural for Anderton

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

A GIANT mural has been unveiled at Anderton Boat Lift to celebrate its re-opening in March,2002.

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Drunks rescued from Trent

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

TWO drunks who tried to swim across the Trent had to be rescued by police officers last Sunday.

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A battle boat

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

WHILST the three main political parties are touring the country in their battle buses, Richard Fairman candidate for the United Kingdom Independence Party is touring in a battle boat!

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Cheap day single.

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

IN AN attempt to raise more cash the Environment Agency is offering a £10 Thames transit licence.

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The cost of boating

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

ONCE again the National Association of Boat Owners (NABO) is undertaking a survey of the cost of boating, but this time it is open to all, not just members.

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Floating bikes

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

THE latest idea to get cars off the road in London is floating bikes!

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Still hope for Mann's Bridge

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

THERE is still hope that the A46 widening at Mann's Bridge on the Grantham Canal could  be built allowing height for boats to pass underneath.

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