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.

The residents of Deptmore Lock cottage

Published: Wednesday, 16 June 2010

IN ANSWER to the enquiry from our correspondent Carmen Smith (Kara Sea),  about the residents of Deptmore Lock cottage, Evelyn Booth (Rome) writes: