Withdrawing membership

Published: Monday, 24 January 2022

As a boater and Angling Trust member, writes  Mike Bonathan.

Too many broken collars

Published: Monday, 24 January 2022

I WAS pleased you brought up that about broken collars on lock gates this morning, writes James Henry.

Banning boating made matters worse

Published: Monday, 24 January 2022

THERE is a study here which looks at where you are most likely to catch Covid, writes Ralph Freeman.

Saltersford Lock closed again

Published: Monday, 24 January 2022

THE Saltersford Large Lock on the Weaver was closed to navigation on Friday.

Victor believes the Angling Trust is just plain stupid

Published: Sunday, 23 January 2022

ONLY fools would try to get people to believe that a freight barge would kill 100 fish at one pop—especially on the Aire & Calder.

100 fish killed in one spot by a barge!

Published: Friday, 21 January 2022

JUST to add to this absolutely ridiculous situation, here's NABO's view:

Attempted repair to cill unsuccessful

Published: Friday, 21 January 2022

THE attempted repair to the broken cill on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal lock has been unsuccessful.

How can a boat kill 100 fish?

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2022

I FIND it ridiculous to believe that a passing boat, even a broad one, could kill 100 fish, writes David Grant.

Two more winter stoppages cancelled

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2022

TWO winter stoppages connected with Kennet & Avon Canal pumping stations have been cancelled.

Foxton Inclined Plane remains vandalised

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2022

IT HAS been reported in Harborough Mail that vandals have been ripping out bricks from the remains of the Foxton Inclined Plane.