All change—again

Published: Wednesday, 14 April 2010

THE waterways museums at Gloucester and Stoke Bruerne are being re-named, which is to 'emphasise and strengthen their links with their local environment'.

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New supermarket by the Staffs & Worcs

Published: Wednesday, 14 April 2010

A NEW supermarket has just been opened  by the Staffs & Worcs Canal at Wombourne.

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'Bodge job' getting worse

Published: Monday, 12 April 2010

THE 'bodge job' on the towpath of the Grand Union in Loughborough that was featured in narrowboatworld earlier this month is getting more dangerous.

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No U-boat

Published: Monday, 12 April 2010

WOULD you believe that a World War Two U-boat managed to get to Devizes on the Kennet & Avon—negotiating all those locks?

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Towpath killer gets life

Published: Monday, 12 April 2010

A MAN who attacked a towpath walker after being refused a cigarette,  then battered him to death, has been given a life sentence.

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New plans for Marsworth

Published: Friday, 09 April 2010

AFTER the failure of former plans, British Waterways is holding a public exhibition on revised proposals to redevelop Marsworth Yard at the junction of the Grand Union Canal and Aylesbury Arm.

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Mooring rings refurbished

Published: Friday, 09 April 2010

The Shropshire  Union Canal Society 'Minor Tasks Team' have refurbished the visitor moorings at Christleton.

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Wonderful British Waterways

Published: Friday, 09 April 2010

After returning from an Easter trip on our broad beam on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal felt I just had to contact you to sing the praises of our wonderful British Waterways, writes Lesley Carter.

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£100,000 to repair towpath

Published: Friday, 09 April 2010

BRITISH Waterways is spending £100,000 on a 160 yards length of towpath on the Kennet & Avon Canal, as cyclists are complaining of its condition.

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Ferry back in business

Published: Thursday, 08 April 2010

THE chain ferry across the Avon at Stratford is back in business after its much needed overhaul.

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