British Waterways back down

Published: Friday, 12 February 2010

BRITISH Waterways have backed down over the proposed withdrawal of moorings at Audlem.

Read more ...

Canal worker injured

Published: Friday, 12 February 2010
A WORKER belonging to a contracting team was injured this week as he was sawing trees by the canal in Devizes.

Read more ...

More sculpture problems

Published: Friday, 12 February 2010

NOT disfigured or stolen (yet) but this time  a canalside sculpture of an angler who to some doesn't look like one.

Read more ...

Why leave the rubbish?

Published: Friday, 12 February 2010

QUITE often the Calder & Hebble Navigation has had problems with leaks, and has had to be drained.

Read more ...

Boater gets an ASBO

Published: Thursday, 11 February 2010

A NARROWBOAT owner has been given a two years anti-social behaviour order after drunken parties on the Nottingham Canal in the city, and banned from a local supermarket.

Read more ...

Iron Trunk to be renovated

Published: Thursday, 11 February 2010

LOCAL councils and various canal organisations, together with British Waterways have come together to renovate the Trunk Aqueduct, which carries the Grand Union Canal across the River Great Ouse between Wolverton and Cosgrove.

Read more ...

Try the French waterways

Published: Wednesday, 10 February 2010

IF YOU are a regular hirer, or even a seasoned boater who is looking for something different, perhaps Rugby Boats have the answer.

Read more ...

Award for Liverpool Link

Published: Wednesday, 10 February 2010

THE Liverpool Link has achieved the top award by the Institution of Civil Engineers at its annual awards ceremony, held at Bolton.

Read more ...

Amphibious bus broke down

Published: Wednesday, 10 February 2010

A BUS, that is designed to avoid congestion by using the Clyde in Glasgow as well as roads broke down on its second outing.

Read more ...

Another boat burnt-out

Published: Wednesday, 10 February 2010

YET another boat has been wrecked by fire, this time at  Lathom near Ormskirk, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Read more ...