Can caused Weil's disease

Published: Friday, 18 June 2010

A BOATER drank from a can of Coke on a Sunday, and was dead on Wednesday, killed by Weils's disease.

Too many yobs

Published: Friday, 18 June 2010

THE authorities at last realise that yobbish behaviour on and by the Nene at Peterborough is spoiling it for many people.

Another Llangollen Marina

Published: Friday, 18 June 2010

THERE are plans for yet another marina on the Llangollen Canal near to Trevor Basin, and an extension to the waterway.

Artwork for K&A

Published: Friday, 18 June 2010

TO CELEBRATE the bicentenary of the Kennet & Avon Canal this year, artwork is being created for the Bath locks.

Work on the Cefn Flight

Published: Friday, 18 June 2010

TWO locks on the derelict Cefn Flight of the Mon & Brec are being restored as part of a 'joint restoration and educational project'.

Take it easy

Published: Thursday, 17 June 2010

THE ongoing problem between speeding cyclists and other towpath users on the Regents Canal is being highlighted next week by British Waterways.

Creating habitats for birds

Published: Thursday, 17 June 2010

BRITISH Waterways has welcomed a share of a £10,000 grant from the Waterway Trust's Small Grants Scheme to support a number of important wildlife habitat improvements.

More bodies retrieved

Published: Wednesday, 16 June 2010

THE body of a man, believed to be that  of a missing horse racing commentator has been found in the Aire in Leeds.

BW online moorings in freefall

Published: Wednesday, 16 June 2010

EMPTY berths in marinas are now a fact of life, writes Allan Richards, and has now extended to British Waterways online moorings.

Lack of understanding

Published: Wednesday, 16 June 2010

WELCOMING British Waterways 1% licence fee increase, the result of consultation with the National Association of Boat Owners, it's Chairman, David Fletcher, still despairs of the lack of understanding by BW.