Floating restaurant for Aylesbury Basin

Published: Wednesday, 04 August 2010

THERE are plans to include a floating restaurant in the redeveloped Aylesbury Basin, backed by British Waterways.

Marina for the Monty?

Published: Wednesday, 04 August 2010
THERE are plans for a marina on the Montgomery Canal at Queens Head on a 25 acres site.

Would it survive?

Published: Wednesday, 04 August 2010

MOST regular boaters must have seen cows in the waterway from time to time, but would this one survive?

Connecting Olympic Park with the system

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

THE derelict lock on Waterworks River in East London has been reopened by British Waterways, and is in operation for the first time in over 40 years following a restoration project costing £400,000.

Centenary boat build

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

AQUA Narrowboats based at Mercia Marina on the Trent & Mersey Canal has been commissioned to undertake the fit-out of the 100th shell built by Graham Edgson of Norton Canes Boatbuilders.

Volunteer canal ranger wanted

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

BRITISH Waterways is on the lookout for a volunteer ranger who can 'bring that personal touch' to Dewsbury on the Calder & Hebble navigation.

Canalside cottage a cannabis factory

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

POLICE have discovered a cannabis factory in an old canalside cottage on the Grand Union Canal near Weedon.

Through the roof

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

DUE to our extensive coverage concerning maintenance and the closure of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal together with the problems of speeding cyclists, there has been an unprecedented interest in narrowboatworld during July.

The shut-down starts

Published: Monday, 02 August 2010

TODAY, Monday, sees the complete shut-down of around 70 miles of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, caused we are told by lack of rainfall.

Volunteer weekend at Standedge

Published: Friday, 30 July 2010

LOCAL communities are being invited to play an active role in the future of their local waterway, with a special open weekend being staged at Standedge Tunnel & Visitor Centre for prospective volunteers.