Narrowboat burnt out

Published: Thursday, 07 January 2010

A NARROWBOAT was burnt out early yesterday morning (Wednesday) at Hemel Hemstead on the Grand Union Canal.

The urge for visitors continues

Published: Thursday, 07 January 2010

THE urge by British Waterways to get visitors to its canals—in Scotland at least—is continuing.

Man still not found

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2010

THE man who went missing on Christmas Even, and was last seen by Tapton Lock on the Chesterfield Canal, has still not been found.

Great chance for pictures

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2010
WITH the snow and ice on the waterways at present, it surely is a great time for taking photographs.

A book on the Wilts & Berks

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2010

ONE of the volunteers of the Wilts & Berks Canal Trust is preparing a book on the disused waterway.

Sunken boat raised

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2010

THE narrowboat, Helena Knowsley, that was shown sunk in the Cam at Cambridge, will soon be floating again.

Mural needs £5,400 after two years

Published: Tuesday, 05 January 2010
THOUGH the mural at Dallow Lock on the Trent & Mersey Canal is only just two years old it needs £5,400 spending to restore it.

Part of Trent for sale

Published: Tuesday, 05 January 2010

THERE'S a chance for you to own part of the Trent this year, as it goes up for auction.

Cold weather prompts alarms at locks

Published: Tuesday, 05 January 2010
WITH a great risk in the present freezing weather of death should anyone fall into a river, safety alarms have been fitted on the Cam locks as a trial.

Narrowboats outside

Published: Monday, 04 January 2010

THOUGH as we reported there is  a scarcity  of narrowboats in the hall of the Tullett Prebon London International Boat Show, there are eight on display outside.