CaRT backs down over K&A towpath

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

SUCH  was the furore over the masses of people on the Kennet & Avon Canal towpath around Bath that Canal & River Trust has been forced to inform people not to use it.

Allowed to walk the towpaths

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

I THINK some of your recent contributors regarding towpaths may be suffering from isolation fever, writes Steve Walton.

Living with coronavirus and the economic fall out

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

DUE to the Thames flooding early in October last year we were unable to return to our home moorings, writes Stewart Downs.

Visitors did not like being told to keep walking

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

THE boaters moored on the summit pound of the of the Grand Union Canal, like others, also suffered the hoards of walkers, runners and cyclists.

More stoppages

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

THOUGH the end of the winter maintenance season, stoppages are still coming though now little navigation owing to the coronavirus 'lockdown'.

Stoppage notice reason?

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

I THINK I may have realised the reason for those ridiculous stoppage notices that CaRT are churning out, write James Henry.

Don't use towpaths when not essential

Published: Tuesday, 31 March 2020

I'M SOMEWHAT surprised that our esteemed editor published the D Hymers piece encouraging people to ignore the government's rules by still walking and moving when not essential, writes Keith Gudgin.

Close the towpaths?

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

After reading the piece on closing towpaths I thought I'd send my observations from the Bulbourne summit, writes Howard Clarke.

British Waterways closed the towpaths

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

WE DON'T expect many of you will remember those days of the rampant Foot & Mouth disease.

That pan removed

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

THAT pan that was both on the Trent & Mersey and the Soar has been removed.