Those Social Media Executives

Published: Friday, 04 December 2020

JOIN the gravy train said Victor of all those new 'positions' advertised by CaRT, writes Jim Cracken.

Massive canalside development for Digbeth

Published: Friday, 04 December 2020

A MASSIVE canalside development scheme has been approved by the side of the Grand Union Canal in Digbeth.

Breach casts doubts on Ashby restoration

Published: Friday, 04 December 2020

I  TOTALLY agree with Keith Gudgin about the construction of the bank at the breach on the Ashby, writes James Henry.

Chesterfield Canal Trust open venues

Published: Friday, 04 December 2020

MANY canal restoration societies are reopening their venues after the end of the latest lockdown.

Poorly constructed bank to blame for Ashby breach

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE breach on the Ashby looks not unlike the breach on the Shroppie Middlewich Branch, writes Keith Gudgin.

Broken lock causes canal closure

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE Hertford Union Canal is closed owing to a lock failure.

The boat with no name

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

A BRAND new all-electric community trip boat has a problem—it has no name.

'Sunk boat' was unlicensed for past four years

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE boat, Shalom,  that has sunk at Hackney Wick had been illegally moored and unlicensed for four years.

Canal restoration plan set to solve road problem

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE widening of a narrow road is a problem for the council on the route of the Wey & Arun Canal.

The Ashby Canal breach

Published: Wednesday, 02 December 2020

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The breach on the restored section of the Ashby Canal. Photograph credit David Hughes.