Glad she gave up boating

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Having just read about the new rules re spaces in between moored boats for fishing, it’s another reason I am so glad I gave up boating.

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Explore Derwent Mouth Lock

Published: Tuesday, 28 November 2017

WHILST work has stopped on the repairs to the lock chamber and gate of Derwent Mouth Lock this coming weekend, it will be open for the public to explore.

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Space for anglers to fish

Published: Monday, 27 November 2017

I was not at all surprised to learn that Canal & River Trust had conjured-up another rule without any of its much vaunted consultation, writes T. Lang.

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Anglers get winter 'mooring' rights!

Published: Monday, 27 November 2017

UNLIKE boaters who now have no strong representation against the the ploys of Canal & River Trust, anglers have very strong representation indeed in the Angling Trust.

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Lots of Santa trips on Chesterfield Canal

Published: Monday, 27 November 2017

THOSE of you who have never ventured onto the Chesterfield Canal, a Santa trip would be a good way of exploring it, either the connected section or the unconnected restored section.  There are five to choose from.

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Victor: This will be popular!

Published: Sunday, 26 November 2017

I KNOW of many boaters who swap marinas to get themselves a new cruising areas—especially summer liveaboards and those having just a couple of holidays a year, when distance from home is no problem.

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Money to spend

Published: Friday, 24 November 2017

100 SANTA'S paddling from Eldonian Village to Bootle, yes it will make quite a spectacular sight, almost wish I could see it, writes Jenny MacGillivray.

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The way to do it

Published: Friday, 24 November 2017

Don't know who your CaRT engineer was who gave this info, [fixing strips to stop leaking  gates] maybe he should contact the engineer in charge of the Shropshire Union.

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It takes a week to repair leaking gates

Published: Friday, 24 November 2017

FOR some reason it now takes exactly a week to repair leaking lock gates, with four on the Leicester Section alone taking from Monday to Friday.

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'Santa Splash on the Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Friday, 24 November 2017

UP TO 100 canoeists will be taking to the Leeds & Liverpool Canal in early December, in Canal & River Trust's Santa Splash.

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