Floating restaurant for Brayford Pool

Published: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

AGAINST great opposition the plans for a floating restaurant in Brayford Pool on the Fossdyke in Lincoln have been passed.

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New water point at Leamington Spa

Published: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

There is a new water point on the Grand Union Canal in Leamington Spa. It’s a few yards east of Bridge 40 (Clemens Street) but set back from the towpath edge so not that visible.

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Kennet & Avon Canal water supply

Published: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Regarding the piece regarding confusion over the Caen Hill flight and the Crofton flight on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

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Builder using Cam to sell houses in Northampton

Published: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

THE house builder Martin Grant Homes has been referred to the Advertising Standards Agency for using a photograph of the Cam in Cambridge to advertise houses being built in Northampton!

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Anderton Boat Lift on TV today

Published: Wednesday, 11 October 2017

THE Anderton Boat Lift will be featured on television today, Wednesday, as part of BBC1's Antiques Road Trip.

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Five years old playing by canal...

Published: Monday, 09 October 2017

FIVE years old William Smith was playing by the Stourbridge Canal when he went into the water, going under, but luckily his friend was on hand to save him from drowning.

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Man's body found in the Bridgewater

Published: Monday, 09 October 2017

THE search for a missing man has ended with his body found in the Bridgewater Canal at Sale.

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Donation to Wey & Arun funds

Published: Monday, 09 October 2017

NOW the new Compasses Bridge at Alfold  Wey & Arun Canal is completed, the Trust’s other initiatives in the area have received a boost with a donation from the IWA.

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Gates still crash when two 'on top'

Published: Monday, 09 October 2017

THE bottom lock gates at Bagnall are so unbalanced that even with two people on top, you cannot work the lock without the gates slamming shut.

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Victor: Putting it in perspective

Published: Sunday, 08 October 2017

I REALLY must congratulate Jimmy Lockwood on his article 'The law of unexpected circumstances', sensibly explaining the reason for so many lock failures and putting it all in perspective.

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