Victor asks if it was a boater(s) who damaged that lock gate

Published: Saturday, 06 March 2021

IN OUR report of the damage to the Radcliffe Lock gate it was suggested a boater(s) attempted to move it, and so it was damaged.

Two replacement failures including Aire & Calder coffer dam

Published: Friday, 05 March 2021

TWO replacement failures reported today cast doubts on the state of workmanship on the waterways.

Volunteers take to Zoom

Published: Friday, 05 March 2021

VOLUNTEERS of the Wey & Arun Trust have taken to Zoom online to entertain during lockdown.

Damage to silted lock gate after attempt to move

Published: Friday, 05 March 2021

THE attempt to move a silted-up gate at Radcliffe Lock has caused damage and it is now out of action.

Several months to repair Aire & Calder breach

Published: Thursday, 04 March 2021

EVEN though it was 11 weeks since the breach on the Aire & Calder, on the 20th December, work has still not started on its repair.

Red diesel safe

Published: Thursday, 04 March 2021

HM TREASURY yesterday confirmed recreational boaters’ continued entitlement to red diesel.

A more sensible sign

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

INSTEAD of the multitude of signs proclaiming how good it is to be by the water and such like, there is a much more sensible sign that CaRT should use, writes James Henry.

Coming out of lockdown

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

 THOUGH as we are all aware nothing can be definite, Chesterfield Canal Trust has published dates of its reopenings.

All electric boat for Bedford Milton Keynes waterway

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

A SERIES of colour schemes were unveiled for Electra, the all electric boat being built for the Bedford Milton Keynes waterway.

Winkwell Swing Bridge reopens to navigation

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

THE Grand Union Canal is open for navigation again through Hemel Hempstead.