Art for the Kennet & Avon

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

TO CELEBRATE the 200th anniversary of the Kennet & Avon Canal, public art work is planned for the towpath of the canal.

Boater arrested on suspicion of boat murder

Published: Saturday, 01 May 2010

A BOATER has been arrested on suspicion of murder of a fellow boater after a fight on a narrowboat by Bridge 212 near Dutton on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Attempt to save boatyard

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010
ANOTHER ATTEMPT is underway to save the derelict Taylor's Boatyard on the Chester Canal in the town, following the failed one in 2008.

War graves desecrated for canal

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE graves of British soldiers who died fighting in the First World War are being desecrated to make way for a new waterway in northern France.

Saturn on the Llangollen

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE hundred year old fly boat Saturn in travelling the Llangollen in May including an educational trip.

Here's where our money goes

Published: Thursday, 29 April 2010

MANY thousands of pounds are being spent on a wheelchair ramp at Weston Lock on the Trent & Mersey Canal that has no purpose whatsoever, yet taking away valuable mooring space

Arrest over body parts

Published: Thursday, 29 April 2010

A MAN has been arrested over the killing of the woman whose body parts were found in the Regent's Canal way back in 2001.

What is it?

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Work is progressing well at this unnamed mooring just south of Bridge 54 on the Trent and Mersey canal, writes Ralph Freeman.

Loire Valley water in the Cotswold Canals

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

A BOTTLE of Loire Valley water has been poured into the derelict Cotswold Canals to mark a visit by a French delegation.

Email: Unlicenced boats

Published: Wednesday, 28 April 2010

Having just read the BW statement that 95.1% of boats are now licenced—confirmed by the Annual Boat Survey, I would like to ask the question: