British Waterways for sale

Published: Monday, 14 December 2009

BRITISH Waterways is being offered in a auction on Ebay, with the first bid now in.

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Renishaw canal restoration on DVD

Published: Monday, 14 December 2009

A DVD of the Chesterfield Canal restoration at Renishaw has just been released by Compress Media.

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Towpath Tidy again

Published: Monday, 14 December 2009

IT'S A little early for a Spring Clean, but British Waterways has announced its Towpath Tidy fortnight for next year.

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Knife wielding gang on the Regent's

Published: Monday, 14 December 2009

THE POLICE have issued a warning for towpath walkers to be aware of a knife wielding gang of teenagers operating on the towpath of the Regents Canal.

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Off to a good start

Published: Friday, 11 December 2009

THE new Droitwich Canals' Restoration Partnership event, part of BBC Breathing Places Tree O'Clock— part of a national attempt to plant a record number of trees in just one hour, was off to a good start.

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Jail again for K&A boater

Published: Friday, 11 December 2009

BOATER Justin McDonald is back in prison after  admitting possession of drugs and a CS gas canister at his narrowboat at Devizes on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

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Terrorists on the Thames

Published: Friday, 11 December 2009

POLICE are warning boaters on the Thames to report any unusual activity believing terrorists could be using the river.

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Under threat again

Published: Thursday, 10 December 2009

THE unique overhang warehouse at Brentford on the Grand Union Canal is under threat of demolition once again.

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Trailer to be removed

Published: Wednesday, 09 December 2009

BRITISH WATERWAYS has taken on itself to remove the dumped trailer from the Caldon Canal that was featured in narrowboatworld.

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Narrowboat across the Mersey

Published: Wednesday, 09 December 2009

IWA members are planning a crossing of the Mersey in June of next year to coincide with the Chester Branch Rolt Centenary event.

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