Drowning can be deceptive

Published: Wednesday, 28 July 2021

A PERSON drowning does not flail their arms and shout as generally thought.

Normal start to the week

Published: Wednesday, 28 July 2021

ONCE again as far as the navigations are concerned, it was a normal start to the week.

Mystery man drowned in the Grand Union Canal

Published: Wednesday, 28 July 2021

POLICE are attempting to identify a 'mystery' man whose body was discovered in the Grand Union.

Sunk boat closes Erewash Canal

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

A BOAT caught on a lock cill has sunk and closed the Erewash Canal.

Another lock gate is unseated

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

ANOTHER lock gate has come out of its mounting closing a waterway.

Yet another Aire & Calder Stoppage

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

STOPPAGES on the Aire & Calder are mounting up!

David: Felled trees

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

FELLED trees blocking the canal are a fairly frequent occurrence.

Grounded boat cleared off the Soar

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

THE boat blocking the navigation north of Bishop Meadow Bridge (52) on the Soar has been pulled off.

Quick repair to swing bridge

Published: Monday, 26 July 2021

CONTRACTORS are certainly getting the experience of repairs to swing bridges as contributor Neil Barter writes.

Victor asks why it took so long

Published: Saturday, 24 July 2021

LOCK 85 on the 'Rochdale Nine' is finally completely repaired—taking five weeks.