Comment—Speeding cyclists and pedestrians

Published: Friday, 23 July 2010

WITH the advent of a speeding commuting cyclist hitting one our our columnists whilst working a lock, the danger of the mix of cyclists and pedestrians has been highlighted once again.

Wigan flooded!

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

WITH just over a week before British Waterways closes down the Leeds & Liverpool Canal from Wigan, the town was flooded!

Another milestone

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

WORK on the restoration of the Lichfield Canal, is continuing with the completion of Lock 25 bywash.

Another marina for the Llangollen

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

THE PLANS for the extension of the Llangollen Canal at Trevor and a new marina have had the backing of over 2,000 locals.

Court for unlicenced boater

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

A BOATER using an unlicenced boat on the Thames has been taken to Court which cost him £350.

Boater hit by tree dies

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

THE boater who was hit by a falling tree on the Grand Union Canal, as reported in narrowboatworld has died.

New bridge over the Severn

Published: Thursday, 22 July 2010

THERE'S a new bridge over the Severn in Worcester, but stretching from bank to bank there are no pillars for boaters to negotiate.

More cycleway in Worksop

Published: Wednesday, 21 July 2010

NEXT week sees the start of another 260 yards of the Chesterfield Canal towpath transformed into a cycleway.

Factory workers clear towpath

Published: Wednesday, 21 July 2010

EMPLOYEES at Unite Modular Solutions in Stonehouse were so disgusted at the state of the towpath by the Stroudwater that they volunteered to clear it.

Towpath charity walkers beaten-up

Published: Wednesday, 21 July 2010

THREE fundraisers training for a 125 miles charity walk have been beaten-up on the towpath of the Huddersfield Narrow Canal.