Plans for Stourport Basins

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

STOURPORT Forward and partners have given a preview of the latest developments at Stourport, as part of the plan to develop the town's canal basins as a major heritage tourism attraction.

Embroiderers and the Chesterfield Canal

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

THE Chesterfield Canal is the subject of an exhibition of work by the North Nottinghamshire Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild in Retford.

No takers for pub

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

ANOTHER of British Waterways pubs feeling the pinch in the Steamboat Inn at Trent Lock at the bottom of the Erewash Canal.

Another lock for the Wey & Arun

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

ANOTHER lock is to be reopened on the Wey & Arun Canal next month—Devils Hole Lock, near Loxwood in West Sussex.

Contaminated Lee Navigation

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

IT HAS now been revealed that around 100 people reported feeling ill to Thames Water after the contamination of the Lee Navigation in north-east London last month.

Trial for Regent's attacker

Published: Tuesday, 23 March 2010

A TEENAGER is to stand trial for two stabbings on the Regent's Canal towpath.

Caen Hill reopens at Easter

Published: Monday, 22 March 2010

THOUGH Caen Hill Flight on the Kennet & Avon Canal at Devizes will reopen at Easter, all the scheduled work has not been completed.

Goods by boat

Published: Monday, 22 March 2010

A MANUFACTURER of door furniture has 'commissioned  a freight narrowboat' to transport goods from Wolverhampton to the Olympics site.

Fence to stop students falling in

Published: Monday, 22 March 2010

ANOTHER waterway has had a fence to stop people falling into the water and drowning.

Events calendar

Published: Sunday, 21 March 2010

AS THE boating season gets under way, and boating organisations arrange their attractions, it is of course important to advertise them.