All for nought

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

I wonder if Canal & River Trust first contacted the Mayor of London before it released its new London Mooring Strategy?

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It must be catching

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

With the IWA associating with Canal & River Trust, the Trust's propensity for exaggeration must be catching, writes James Henry.

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Society wants more volunteers

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

PEOPLE with an interest in the canals are being urged to find out more about the Worcester & Birmingham and Droitwich Canals Society which is always on the lookout for new members.

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Investment—or what?

Published: Thursday, 19 October 2017

IT IS NOW more than a year since the Liverpool Lightship Planet was seized by CaRT on the 19th September 2016, writes Pam Pickett.

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Celebrating Naas Canal

Published: Thursday, 19 October 2017

THE Inland Waterways Association of Ireland is celebrating the 30 years since the Naas Canal was reopened, with a festival at the end of this month.

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A mooring strategy for London

Published: Thursday, 19 October 2017

THE Canal & River Trust is today calling on boaters to give their feedback on its proposals to help make the best possible use of London’s increasingly busy waterspace and improve boaters’ experience of boating in London.

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Lost its tranquillity

Published: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

I WAS interested to read that you had a boat from Mercia at your jetty at Sawley, and I can add that myself and my partner will shortly be following, writes Marcia Parsons.

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Another big haul at Leamington

Published: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

PART of the Grand Union Canal in Leamington is a favourite dumping ground for its residents, as it has proved time and time again by the IWA clean-up of the canal through the town.

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Prisoner on his boat

Published: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

A BOATER has claimed that he is a prisoner on his narrowboat as it is stuck in the mud at Horninglow Basin on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

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Cruisers get battered

Published: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

THE very strong winds yesterday, Tuesday, played havoc with GRP cruisers, with many losing their canopies.

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