Boater arrested on suspicion of boat murder

Published: Saturday, 01 May 2010

A BOATER has been arrested on suspicion of murder of a fellow boater after a fight on a narrowboat by Bridge 212 near Dutton on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

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Attempt to save boatyard

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010
ANOTHER ATTEMPT is underway to save the derelict Taylor's Boatyard on the Chester Canal in the town, following the failed one in 2008.

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War graves desecrated for canal

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE graves of British soldiers who died fighting in the First World War are being desecrated to make way for a new waterway in northern France.

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Saturn on the Llangollen

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE hundred year old fly boat Saturn in travelling the Llangollen in May including an educational trip.

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Here's where our money goes

Published: Thursday, 29 April 2010

MANY thousands of pounds are being spent on a wheelchair ramp at Weston Lock on the Trent & Mersey Canal that has no purpose whatsoever, yet taking away valuable mooring space

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Arrest over body parts

Published: Thursday, 29 April 2010

A MAN has been arrested over the killing of the woman whose body parts were found in the Regent's Canal way back in 2001.

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What is it?

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Work is progressing well at this unnamed mooring just south of Bridge 54 on the Trent and Mersey canal, writes Ralph Freeman.

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Loire Valley water in the Cotswold Canals

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

A BOTTLE of Loire Valley water has been poured into the derelict Cotswold Canals to mark a visit by a French delegation.

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Email: Unlicenced boats

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Having just read the BW statement that 95.1% of boats are now licenced—confirmed by the Annual Boat Survey, I would like to ask the question:

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Still rumbles on

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

THE aim to bring an all-girls Muslim school to the Leeds & Liverpool Canal still rumbles on, despite a refusal of planning permission.

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