Victor: So many idiots

Published: Sunday, 23 February 2020

I HAVE never been able to understand why boaters take to flooding rivers then get themselves and their boats is a mess.

Boater attempts Soar in flood and closes navigation.

Published: Friday, 21 February 2020

MountSorrel1

A BOATER attempted to navigate the Soar whilst in flood and finished up jammed on a bridge.

Narrowboat on flooded Cherwell

Published: Friday, 21 February 2020

MANAGING to get as near as possible I took a picture of a boat attempting to use the Cherwell yesterday, writes Julie Barton.

Anglo Welsh offers taster boat trips

Published: Friday, 21 February 2020

TO CELEBRATE the start of the new boating season, Anglo Welsh is hosting Open Days at four of its narrowboat hire bases.

Why a year to repair?

Published: Friday, 21 February 2020

I REALLY have to ask why is it going to take a year to repair the damage to the small flight on the Calder & Hebble, T. Lang writes.

Worse flooding at Sawley

Published: Thursday, 20 February 2020

THE flood at Sawley Marina became worse yesterday with the improved flood defence finally over-topped.

It's the same culvert!

Published: Thursday, 20 February 2020

HARD on the heels of the Rochdale Canal culvert failure, Canal & River Trust reports yet another.

Rochdale culvert damaged

Published: Thursday, 20 February 2020

IT WAS realised after re-filling an empty pound on the Rochdale Canal that again drained away. that there was a leak.

Calder & Hebble closed for 12 months

Published: Wednesday, 19 February 2020

THE Canal & River Trust tell that the Calder & Hebble Navigation will be closed for 12 months!

'Please make sure you close the lock gates...

Published: Tuesday, 18 February 2020

F2FloodLOck

Sawley Flood Lock this morning, Tuesday, is again a flood lock no longer.