Summit reservoirs normal for time of year

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

THOUGH there are restrictions in force on the summit level at Tring on the Grand Union Canal, the water levels at Tringford Reservoir are good for this time of year.

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Nothing new in checking moorings

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Checking with mooring operators is nothing new for CaRT, or at least its predecessor, BW, writes Martin Howes.

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Free wood for boaters

Published: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

THERE is a pile of timber by the old coal chute on the BCN Old Mainline should nearby boaters be interested.

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CaRT pursuing 'continuous moorers'

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

IN AN obvious move to pursue 'continuous moorers', Canal & River Trust is asking mooring operators to submit details of the boats on their moorings.

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Take-over is not in boaters interest

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

I WILL first admit that I am no longer a member of the Inland Waterways Association, and refused to renew my subs after in joined with Canal & River Trust, as I have since found out so did many others, writes Paul Dakin.

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More complaints for Richard

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

MANY boaters, so concerned at the way that Canal & River Trust is progressing  are now contacting its Chief Executive Richard Parry direct, in the hope that something can be achieved, with Brian Jarrett the latest, with his email reproduced:

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Pump breakdown causes Grand Union Canal restrictions

Published: Monday, 11 December 2017

THERE are restrictions in force on the summit level at Tring on the Grand Union Canal as the pump supplying the water has broken down.

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Victor: Cart reticent of telling of its EA take-over

Published: Sunday, 10 December 2017

DEFINITELY bucking its trend, Cart is now keeping a very low profile indeed over its claim to the Environmental Agency navigations.

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NABO against CaRT take-over of EA navigations

Published: Sunday, 10 December 2017

THE National Association of Boat Owners is against the proposed take-over by Canal & River Trust of the Environmental Agency's navigations and concerned that it has not been consulted, so has informed the All Party Parliamentary Group for Waterways of its concerns by the following email:

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The magic has gone!

Published: Friday, 08 December 2017

AFTER boating for three months every year for 13 years and living aboard for the last three years we have sold our boat because the magic and serenity of the canals has disappeared in recent years, writes John Wallace.

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