Work starts on Figure of Three repair

Published: Monday, 10 August 2020

IT WAS way back in February that storm Ciara washed away part of the Figure of Three Locks on the Calder & Hebble Navigation.

Huddersfield Narrow closed again

Published: Monday, 10 August 2020

THE Huddersfield Narrow Canal is closed again, by the discovery of another 'void'.

Suspect identified in towpath rape case

Published: Monday, 10 August 2020

THE Manchester Police have released a photograph of a man wanted in connection with the rape on the towpath in the city last month.

Wigan Flight closure extended

Published: Monday, 10 August 2020

THOUGH there were hopes of the Wigan Flight being open for last week-end its closure has been extended.

Unusual craft on the Severn

Published: Monday, 10 August 2020

IT WAS quite a shock for boaters cruising the Severn last week.

Victor: The wrong questionnaire

Published: Sunday, 09 August 2020

IN THANKING us for buying our boat licence CaRT wanted to know how well we were satisfied with its licence purchase process. 

Reflections of an Ancient Boater Living a low polluting life (hopefully)

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

VARIOUS people and organisations, for reasons best known to themselves, have attempted to label boaters with the 'polluters' and 'wildlife unfriendly' tags.

Buckby Flight now closed until next week

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

BAD news indeed for all those boaters piling up wanting to use Buckby Flight on the Grand Union Canal—it will not be open today (Friday) as promised.

Cyclist showing all on towpath

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

A CYCLIST is exposing himself to women on the Trent & Mersey Canal towpath at Church Lawton.

The Jericho fight goes on

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

IT WAS 18 years ago when narrowboatworld reported the story of Jericho Boatyard development in Oxford, but it is still not settled.