Vandals saw off replacement lock beam

Published: Friday, 28 July 2017

WHAT seems like a senseless act of vandalism, the new lock balance beam replacing the one sawn off one on the Walsall Canal has also been sawn off and taken.

Read more ...

Blanket ban on canoes in tunnels?

Published: Friday, 28 July 2017

IS THE tunnel clear [for canoeists]? That's an interesting conundrum, writes Bill Ridgeway.

Read more ...

EA backs down over 'night time' moorings

Published: Friday, 28 July 2017

THERE is no doubt that David Mercer's article in narrowboatworld about it charging for overnight moorings on the Thames, when it should not, has had an effect.

Read more ...

Water shortage getting worse on the Rochdale

Published: Friday, 28 July 2017

NOTWITHSTANDING all the rain, the summit of the Rochdale Canal is to have further restrictions.

Read more ...

Thames moorings 'not in the Thames' states EA!

Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017

UNBEKNOWN to boaters, it has transpired that the Environment Agency are not allowed to charge for overnight moorings on the Thames, though of course it does!

Read more ...

Gave the wrong message

Published: Thursday, 27 July 2017

THERE is little doubt that allowing canoeists into Foulridge Tunnel on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal gave the wrong message, writes Adrian Beckett.

Read more ...

The drive for residentials

Published: Wednesday, 26 July 2017

MOORERS in British Waterways Marinas Ltd (BWML) marinas will be wall aware of its drive to accommodate more and more residentials, with Priory Marina the latest to be given permission for more.

Read more ...

Repairs quickly done

Published: Wednesday, 26 July 2017

TWO navigations that were closed through failures have been quickly repaired and re-opened by Canal & River Trust.

Read more ...

Floating Market on the K&A this week-end

Published: Wednesday, 26 July 2017

WITH two successful floating markets already at Bradford-on-Avon on the Kennet & Avon Canal, it was certain another would be held this year.

Read more ...

New facilities at Kings Bromley Marina

Published: Wednesday, 26 July 2017

THE construction of the the new marina office and facilities at Kings Bromley Marina have now been completed and are in use.

Read more ...