Girl murdered on K&A towpath

Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

A TEENAGE girl was found dead yesterday (Monday) on the towpath of the Kennet & Avon Canal at Reading.

Unsafe moorings

Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

IT WOULD seem the permanent moorings at Tyrley on the Shropshire Union are not too safe.

"I'm a plonker!" says boater

Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

A BOATER who took his narrowboat out in flood conditions and had it jammed against a bridge described himself as a 'plonker'!

Information on waterways

Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2010
THE Severn Area Rescue Association (SARA) has created information packs for schools about the hazards of inland waterways.

Money for repairs

Published: Tuesday, 19 January 2010

IT SEEMS that the trip boat on the Neath Canal will come to an end unless money in found for its repairs.

BW gives land to trust

Published: Monday, 18 January 2010

BRITISH Waterways has gifted land to the Cotswold Canals Trust to help with the restoration of the Thames & Severn Canal, now known as the Cotswold Canals.

First stupidity of 2010

Published: Friday, 15 January 2010

It was well known bloggers Lesley and Joe on their narrowboat Caxton, stuck in ice at Great Haywood, who spotted the first BW stupidity of the year.

WRG celebrates 40 years

Published: Friday, 15 January 2010

ESTABLISHED way back in 1970, this year the Inland Waterways Association's Waterway Recovery Group (WRG) is celebrating its 40th anniversary.

Arsonists fire boat on K & A

Published: Thursday, 14 January 2010

POLICE say that a narrowboat that was burnt out at Devizes on the Kennet & Avon Canal was set on fire deliberately.

An extra attraction

Published: Thursday, 14 January 2010

THERE is likely to be an extra attraction for anyone wanting information about the restoration of the Cotswold Canals.