RSPCA blames boater over injured swan

Published: Wednesday, 09 August 2017

A SWAN injured by a narrowboat's propeller on the Trent & Mersey at Nantwich has caused the RSPCA tro warn boaters to take care.

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Nothing there of interest

Published: Monday, 07 August 2017

I DON'T know how they managed 50,000 visitors a year to Standedge Visitor Centre as there is nothing there of interest except a video about the canal and its restoration that lasts about 20 minutes, write Fabia Greaterex.

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Fence erected where boy drowned

Published: Monday, 07 August 2017

A FENCE is being erected at the weir on the Trent by Beeston Marina after a boy drowned after entering the water.

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Statistics a powerful weapon

Published: Monday, 07 August 2017

READING Victor's comments on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal brought to mind the information I had gathered at its restoration, which in hindsight shows again the use of statistics to achieve a goal, writes Archer Townrow.

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Victor: So now its ferns

Published: Sunday, 06 August 2017

I BELIEVE that every boater—providing his/her boat is not too long—should try the Huddersfield Narrow Canal.

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Selfish 'middle moorers'

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

MIDDLE moorers, that is boaters who find a space, no matter how big, and moor in the middle of it are, as far as I'm concerned, just plain ignorant and selfish, writes Keith Gudgin.

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Abuser moored selfishly himself

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

WE TOO had  problems with a selfish moorer last week on the Shroppie, writes Richard Hall.

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Electrical thoughts

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

HAVING seen the myriad of silly aspects of the ‘all electric’ policies being mooted in the press and from Government officials. I must admit that it is all beyond my understanding, writes Orph Mable.

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Kennet & Avon Canal reopens

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

THE Kennet & Avon Canal that was closed again at Croften  due to a broken lock collar has now reopened.

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Walsall Canal balance beam replaced

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

THE Walsall Canal has now re-opened after a new balance beam has been fitted to the top lock of the Walsall Flight.

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