Middle aged vandal caught on CCTV

Published: Thursday, 19 November 2009

THE police are hunting a middle aged vandal who they believe is responsible for destroying canalside signs.

Winter overhaul for the 'Narrow'

Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2009

NEARLY half a million pounds is being spent on maintenance work on the Huddersfield Narrow this winter.

Another sculpture wrecked

Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2009

CANAL side sculptures seem to be a target for vandals, with now another being wrecked.

Rusted jubilee clip caused sinking

Published: Monday, 16 November 2009

IT WAS a rusted jubilee clip that caused a boat moored on the Thames to fill with water and sink.

Damaged bridge closes canal

Published: Saturday, 14 November 2009

A VEHICLE damaging Hapton Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has resulted in its closure.

The breach

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

IT HAS been estimated that 21 million gallons of water escaped from the canal as a result of the breach on Thursday, flowing across agricultural land and into the Churnet.

Serious diesel spill in Calder

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

THERE has been a Category One—the most serious—diesel spill into the Calder, that is causing concern.

£500 millions canal corridor plan

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

BRADFORD Council will take a stake in  a £500 millions canal corridor plan that will see massive development along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

New canal bridge causing chaos

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

A NEW canal bridge being built in Stroud as part of the restoration of the Cotswold Canals, is causing worry to traders in the town who are affected.

New basin for the Chesterfield Canal

Published: Thursday, 12 November 2009

Members of the Chesterfield Canal Trust are concerned that a recent article in narrowboatworld may have given a wrong impression, writes Rod Auton.