Will comply with space for Anglers

Published: Monday, 04 December 2017

Whilst I do not agree with CaRT's latest edict [16ft between moored boats], I suppose that I will like most other boaters comply.

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Victor: It means less maintenance

Published: Sunday, 03 December 2017

I well remember my first sight of a pair of lock gate being replaced—one of the 'doubles' on Heartbreak Hill on the Trent & Mersey, many, many years ago.

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The Lancaster problem

Published: Friday, 01 December 2017

ONE has to congratulate those who are attempting to connect what is known as the 'Northern Reaches' to the Lancaster Canal, but there is still a very big problem—the M6 motorway.

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Standard far short of that of EA

Published: Friday, 01 December 2017

I was most pleased to read T. Lang's article yesterday in which he pointed out the real standard of maintenance carried out by Canal & River Trust, writes Gerald Fellows.

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The Boathouse finished at White Mills

Published: Friday, 01 December 2017

We are pleased to announce that our facilities building aka The Boathouse is now finished—and we are absolutely thrilled with it writes John Skinner.

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Improved maintenance for the Thames?

Published: Thursday, 30 November 2017

I REALLY wonder if those at the IWA are completely blinkered or have an hidden agenda, writes T. Lang.

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Another daft rule without thought

Published: Thursday, 30 November 2017

When I moved to my present moorings I was asked the length of my boat and thus given the space to accommodate it and charged accordingly, writes Jim Cracken.

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I will not be leaving 16ft gap

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

THERE is one thing for sure, I will not be leaving a 16ft gap at both ends of my boat for anglers this winter, writes Sid Haworth.

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Patrols to stop men drowning

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

OVER the many years that narrowboatworld has been in existence, time and time again Alan Tilbury has reported young men drowning in the waterways, usually after a night out.

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Money to rebuild Buckingham Canal bridge

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

THE Buckingham Canal Society have been awarded a LEADER grant of £72,039 towards the costs of rebuilding the former canal bridge at Cosgrove.

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