Watch out for punters

Published: Saturday, 24 April 2010

PUNTERS in this case being students on a 200 miles trip along the waterways to raise money for Help the Heroes.

Sweeter at Foxton

Published: Saturday, 24 April 2010

NARROWBOATERS will be finding the air around Foxton Locks a little sweeter than of late in future.

Boater found dead

Published: Saturday, 24 April 2010

A BOATER was found dead on his narrowboat on the Grand Union Canal at Hemel Hempsted on Thursday.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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).

Starting early

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

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