Don't moor near trees!

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

BOATER Bernard Richardson, mooring on the Llangollen, now wishes he hadn't moored under a tree, as it fell and damanged his narrowboat.

And another sinks

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2010

THE owner managed to escape from this narrowboat when it suddenly sank in the Lee near Bow Bridge at Bromley-by-Bow.

Well read!

Published: Monday, 01 February 2010

THERE is no doubt that narrowboatworld is very well read indeed, and easily deserves the slogan that it is the voice of the waterways, especially in view of its host of contributors and complete independence.

Failing reservoir could flood homes

Published: Monday, 01 February 2010

SUCH is an MP's concern about the condition of Chasewater Reservoir, that he has written to the Prime Minister about its danger to people and homes.

Final blow to festival

Published: Monday, 01 February 2010

THOUGH there was hope that the Wendover Arm Trust could still mount its festival this year, there is now no chance.

Another 'vision'

Published: Monday, 01 February 2010

IT'S ANOTHER canalside  'vision', this time in Driffield, but like many such visions before it, with no canal.

Update: Boat sank outside marina

Published: Friday, 29 January 2010

YESTERDAY afternoon (Thursday) the narrowboat Stepping Stone sank just as it reached its marina on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Fool's Nook closed again

Published: Friday, 29 January 2010

ONCE again the swing bridge at Fool's Nook on the Macclesfield Canal will be out of action.

Harold's body found

Published: Friday, 29 January 2010

HAROLD SPENCER who we reported missing has now been found drowned in the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Boater injured at Fradley

Published: Friday, 29 January 2010

A BOATER was injured after a coping stone collapsed at Fradley services on the Trent & Mersey Canal, so there is now no water available.