Interactive at Fradley Junction

Published: Friday, 02 April 2010

A £100,000 project aimed at enhancing Fradley Pool and developing interactive installations explaining it's natural and historical significance is set to be unveiled on Wednesday 7th April.

Walk the route

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010

THERE are two chances to walk part of the route of the planned  Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway in May.

Chesterfield Canal champion dies

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010

KEITH AYLING died on the morning of Wednesday 30th March. This was a year to the day since he stepped down from being the Chairman of the Chesterfield Canal Trust. He became a Vice-President and remained very active.

Bodge job

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010

THE old wood and corrugated steel fence which doubled as a retainer for the T.B. Morris scrapyard and rubble reclamation works, has been removed on the towpath South of Moor Lane Bridge Loughborough.

Ten days at bridge

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010

VOLUNTEERS from the Waterway Recovery Group are spending ten days over Easter restoring a bridge on the Wilts & Berks Canal.

Marina ready next March

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010
THE marina that is being built using Becket's Park Lake in Northampton will be completed by March 2011.

Charity boat in the balance

Published: Thursday, 01 April 2010

THE future of the South West Herts Narrowboat Project Dick's Folly is in doubt owing to requiring expensive repairs.

Vicious towpath attack

Published: Wednesday, 31 March 2010

THERE as been another towpath attack in Leicester, which is particularly vicious, with two men punched, kicked and pushed into the waterway.

Licence or else...

Published: Wednesday, 31 March 2010

THE Environment Agency is warning all boaters on the Thames that with the start of the season they must make sure their boat is licenced.

Two more towpath attackers jailed

Published: Tuesday, 30 March 2010

FOLLOWING the arrest of the towpath attackers at Islington on the Regents Canal, two more towpath attackers have been jailed.