Cutting London moorings

Published: Monday, 06 March 2017

NOTWITHSTANDING that Canal & River Trust is 'looking at ways we can improve things through our London Mooring Strategy' to give more boat moorings, it is actually cutting them.

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South Stratford closed until end of March

Published: Friday, 03 March 2017

THE Canal & River Trust engineers have inspected the problems of the various locks on the South Stratford, and have decided to undertake the necessary repairs.

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CaRT builds sensory garden with Gurkhas

Published: Friday, 03 March 2017

THE Canal & River Trust has begun work on a new dementia sensory garden at Naburn Lock on the outskirts of York, with the help of Gurkha soldiers from nearby Imphal Barracks.

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Leicester Marina back to full capacity

Published: Friday, 03 March 2017

LEICESTER Marina on the Grand Union Canal North of the city is back to full capacity after a loss of berths owing to restoration work.

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More development at Brentford

Published: Thursday, 02 March 2017

THERE is to be more apartments and penthouses wedged into the available space besides the Grand Union Canal at Brentford.

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Major accolade for Dudley

Published: Thursday, 02 March 2017

THE Dudley Tunnel & Limestone Mines has received the national ‘Best Told Story' VisitEngland attraction accolade as part of VisitEngland's visitor attraction quality scheme.

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A hole in the Rochdale

Published: Thursday, 02 March 2017

IT IS the turn of the Rochdale Canal to be closed again, and until further notice owing to loss of water.

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'Slum boats' on the move again

Published: Wednesday, 01 March 2017

THE 'slum boats' on the Thames that were moved from their mooring by the Environment Agency, then settled at Teddington Lock moorings, but are being moved again.

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Better for cyclists

Published: Wednesday, 01 March 2017

IT SEEMS that Canal & River Trust is promoting faster cycling on London towpaths, notwithstanding the clamour against it.

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Another body found in Bristol Harbour

Published: Wednesday, 01 March 2017

FOLLOWING on the body of 24 years old Deacon Wilkins that was pulled from Bristol Harbour on the 5th February another body was dragged out on Monday the 27th.

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