More pink poo

Published: Friday, 05 February 2010

RANGERS on the Grand Western Canal towpath are now spraying dog faeces with pink paint to try and combat the increasing problem of owners failing to clean up after their dogs.

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No decision on marina

Published: Friday, 05 February 2010

PLANNING permission  for the controversial plans for the new marina at Soudley on the Shropshire Union Canal is still being withheld.

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Still more towpath knife attacks

Published: Friday, 05 February 2010

THOUGH people have been warned to keep away from the Regent's Canal towpath after dark, the advice is being ignored, with dire consequences.

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Otters back in the Soar

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2010

FOR the first time in around 30 years, an otter has been seen in the Soar near Leicester.

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Audlem—the place to be stuck

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2010

MANY boaters have been frozen-in recently, but one pair believe the best place to be stuck is Audlem.

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Council getting tough with moorers

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2010

SUCH is the problem with the ever increasing number of boats moored on the Cam in Cambridge that Cambridge City Council is considering moving boats off part of the river.

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Easier to repair

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

A NEW agreement will make it easier to maintain and  repair Foxton Locks on the Grand Union Canal.

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Don't moor near trees!

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

BOATER Bernard Richardson, mooring on the Llangollen, now wishes he hadn't moored under a tree, as it fell and damanged his narrowboat.

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And another sinks

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

THE owner managed to escape from this narrowboat when it suddenly sank in the Lee near Bow Bridge at Bromley-by-Bow.

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Well read!

Published: Monday, 01 February 2010

THERE is no doubt that narrowboatworld is very well read indeed, and easily deserves the slogan that it is the voice of the waterways, especially in view of its host of contributors and complete independence.

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