Very welcome indeed at White Mills Marina

Published: Friday, 11 August 2017

AFTER struggling with the tide to get off the Ouse, a couple were glad to get into a marina on the Nene, where they tell us they were made very welcome indeed.

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New Junction Canal now open

Published: Friday, 11 August 2017

Quick attention to Sykehouse Road Bridge on the New Junction Canal after a heavy goods vehicle has damaged the barrier, means it is now working and the navigation open.

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Investigation shows carbon monoxide killed boater

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

THE Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has today published its report following an investigation into the fatal accident which occurred on board the motor cruiser Vasquez.

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Not so many

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

There is one thing for sure, the Lee Navigation towpath won't be getting its millions of visitors so proclaimed by the Canal & River Trust.

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Plenty of activities at Ellesmere this weekend

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

 THE Ellesmere Summer Festival will not only see canalside activities but the town itself brimming with things to see and do.

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Swan lovers reponsible for death

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

AT THE risk of upsetting swan lovers, they are really the people responsible for the death of that swan caught in a boat's propeller, writes Helen Cripps.

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More Lee towpath attacks

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

AS REPORTED in Narrowboatworld yesterday five men were robbed at knifepoint on the Lee towpath and beaten up by a gang of thugs, with more similar attacks now reported.

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CaRT pushing for angling and canoeing

Published: Thursday, 10 August 2017

TASTER sessions are being organised by Canal & River Trust to get people to use its waterways for angling and canoeing.

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Rain stopped play

Published: Wednesday, 09 August 2017

THE plan by Canal & River Trust to overcome the stoppage at Crofton Flight was to have volunteers assisting through the locks but it did not work out as no volunteers arrived.

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Men robbed and beaten on towpath

Published: Wednesday, 09 August 2017

DURING just four days six men have been held up at knifepoint on the Lee towpath and not only robbed but beaten up.

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