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Climbing to the tunnel
More boaters take winter moorings
Wednesday, 07 December 2016 09:14

THE Canal & River Trust has reported that more boaters than ever before are taking up winter moorings this year.

Memorial for Bath drownings
Monday, 05 December 2016 10:00

SO MANY young people have now drowned in the Avon at Bath that a memorial is now planned to remember those who lost their lives.

Home sank in 20 minutes
Monday, 05 December 2016 09:10

THOUGH a couple had spent seven months restoring a narrowboat on the Regents Canal it took just 20 minutes to suddenly sink, where it now rests on the bottom.

Battleground of competing interests
Monday, 05 December 2016 08:11

THERE are towpaths that certainly buck the trend of not many visitors during these winter months—those of the London canals.

Victor: Visitors—the real number!
Sunday, 04 December 2016 08:11

ALTOGETHER 33 boaters responded to my request to count the number of visitors/visits passing their boat during a day to see if the total came up to the number of 684 as stated by Cart for every day of every mile of its waterways.

Aylesbury Arm collapsing
Friday, 02 December 2016 08:59

ONCE again the Aylesbury Arm of the Grand Union Canal is collapsing, with a limit now to boats of no more than 2ft 6ins draught.

Sixth Gold Award for Mercia
Thursday, 01 December 2016 09:37

Mercia Marina's bee conservation drive has landed it a Special Distinction in this year's annual David Bellamy Conservation Award Scheme.

The 'shape' of things to come...
Thursday, 01 December 2016 08:15

Our Keith Gudgin well and truly iced-in at Alvecote on the Coventry Canal earlier this week—the 'shape' of things to come this winter if the forecasters are to be believed, and Keith tells us that he is trapped in again by ice this morning (Thursday).

The dangers of carbon monoxide
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 09:59

I READ with interest the various recent contributions regarding carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning on boats, and especially the effect of other boats' smoke (both chimneys and exhausts) on those living aboard, writes John Howard.

New marina for the Stratford Canal
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 08:30

PLANS for a new marina on the Stratford Canal have now been approved as there was no local objections to the plans.

The disgrace that is Bank Newton
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 07:36

WITH an admitted 22 chamber hang-ups of boats in the Bank Newton Flight on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, it is indeed a disgrace, writes the Editor.

Won't prevent drownings
Monday, 28 November 2016 17:02

I'M AFRAID that no matter how tragic, or how much is done to prevent it, you will not be able to stop students, or anyone else for that matter, from getting paralytic with alcohol and falling into water and drowning, writes Owen Battle.

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