CaRT’s withdrawal from trust

Published: Friday, 09 February 2018

ONE has to wonder if the senior management team of CART who have brought to the trust little or no experience of managing a Navigation Authority are looking at the railways of this country for inspiration, asks Brian Jarrett.

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Another lock restored on the Wey & Arun

Published: Friday, 09 February 2018

THE 'lost route to the sea' gets ever closer to the coast as yet another derelict lock is fully restored on the Wey & Arun.

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Wendover extension halted

Published: Thursday, 08 February 2018

THE proposed extension to the Wendover Canal has been halted after ground contamination was discovered.

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Harecastle closed for three days

Published: Thursday, 08 February 2018

THE Harecastle Tunnel on the Trent & Mersey Canal is to be closed for three days for repairs.

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Flogging the CaRT takeover

Published: Wednesday, 07 February 2018

I see that the IWA is still flogging the CaRT takeover of the EA navigations, saying that the govenment is open to 'seeing a revised proposal'.

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Middle Level licence will be up to £400 a year

Published: Wednesday, 07 February 2018

THE Middle Level Bill, that is at present going through parliament will introduce a licence for boats that will be from £300 to £400 per year.

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CaRT should stop competing with the experts

Published: Monday, 05 February 2018

OKAY so Canal & River Trust has not gained the Environmental Agency Navigations, writes Jimmy Lockwood.

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Stratford scheme would surround canal

Published: Monday, 05 February 2018

THE residents of Startford-on-Avon are being asked for their opinion on the proposed  Canal Quarter Regeneration Zone.

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Victor: Broad beams to pay more

Published: Sunday, 04 February 2018

SO THE Inland Waterways Association is falling in with Canal & River Trust and backing higher licence fees for broad beams.

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Another canalside development rejected

Published: Friday, 02 February 2018

HOT on the heels of the rejection of other canalside developments, a new one proposed at Barnoldswick has also been rejected.

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