'Snowflake' generation affecting the waterways

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE 'snowflake' generation and its pathetic thinking is now affecting the waterways.

The exception that proves the rule

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

I enjoyed reading the article by Ralph Freeman on marinas, writes Robert Neff.

Wey & Arun Canal Trust secures lottery funding after losses due to coronavirus

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust has been awarded £13,100 of National Lottery support in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and its effect on heritage charities’ income.

Still not enough water

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Chesterfield Canal is still closed through lack of water.

Rochdale broken culvert being investigated

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Rochdale Canal has now been dewatered between the dams at the broken culvert.

The poor Rochdale Canal suffers yet another stoppage

Published: Monday, 31 August 2020

ANOTHER stoppage over the week-end on the Rochdale makes it a total of ten stoppages this year.

Trent re-opens at Nottingham

Published: Monday, 31 August 2020

THE repair to Meadow Lane Lock at Nottingham has been completed and the Trent re-opened for navigation.

Victor: Arteries of Beauty

Published: Sunday, 30 August 2020

'ARTERIES of Beauty.  Britain's canal network is a wonderful amenity. Time now to revive the towpaths'.

Reflections of an Ancient Boater—The 'life cycle' of a marina

Published: Friday, 28 August 2020

SOME marinas are built purely as marinas, but I suspect others are built for other reasons and the marina element is, in effect, a Trojan Horse, writes Ralph Freeman.

We are certainly being kidded

Published: Friday, 28 August 2020

JOHN Coxon certainly asked the right question of who is kidding who, writes James Henry.