Overnight lock repairs

Published: Friday, 23 April 2010

SUCH was the leakage at Wychnor Lock on the Trent & Mersey Canal that it was closed last night (Thursday) to undertake urgent repair.

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Macclesfield boat fire

Published: Friday, 23 April 2010

A FIRE broke out yesterday (Thursday) on a moored boat at the Macclesfield Canal Centre (Freedom Boats) on the Macclesfield Canal, who raised the alarm.

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Beware of licence fraud

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THERE is the real possibility of boaters being fraudulently deceived into giving their payment card details regarding licensing.

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Houseboat owner suing surveyer

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

HOUSEBOAT owner Elizabeth Murray is suing a surveyor who carried out a pre-purchase survey of her houseboat which sank.

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Waterway reopens

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THE Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation has reopened after a £1 million spend  on repairs over the past 12 months.

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The Thames bridges

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THE most comprehensive bridge navigation guide ever written for the Thames, Mariners Guide to Bridges on the Tidal Thames has been published by the Port of London Authority (PLA).

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Starting early

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

GLOUCESTER Waterways Museum is started the May Bank Holiday early with a pre-bank holiday weekend.

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Weaver bridge needs overhaul

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

SUTTON Swing Bridge over the Weaver is in desperate need of an overhaul due to the amount of traffic it carries.

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Consultation over canal

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THERE is to be a public consultation over plans to restore the Wilts & Berks Canal where it joins the Kennet & Avon Canal at Semington.

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Mural for Anderton

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

A GIANT mural has been unveiled at Anderton Boat Lift to celebrate its re-opening in March,2002.

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