Freight barge blamed for 100 fish deaths

Published: Wednesday, 19 January 2022

FREIGHT on a section of the Aire & Calder has been suspended as blamed for fish deaths.

Cill failure closes Huddersfield Narrow

Published: Wednesday, 19 January 2022

YET again the Huddersfield Narrow is closed, this time with a cill failure.

Will have made a difference to Crick Boat Show

Published: Monday, 17 January 2022

OF COURSE, the last thing I want is to be a wet blanket, writes Paula Drew.

Crick Boat Show returns

Published: Monday, 17 January 2022

THE Crick Boat Show returns in all its glory after being decimated for two years by Coronavirus.

Victor believes our rivers will get worse

Published: Sunday, 16 January 2022

IT WOULD have been rather impossible to miss the recent outcry at the news from the Environmental Audit Committee of the condition of our rivers.

Man who drowned in canal had fear of water

Published: Friday, 14 January 2022

A MAN who lost his life in the Lee & Stort Navigation suffered his worst nightmare an inquest was told.

Restored section of Wendover Arm back in water

Published: Friday, 14 January 2022

THE restored section of the Wendover Arm was re-watered in December.

Fish stops work on river landing stage until mid-June

Published: Friday, 14 January 2022

SURELY the pendulum has swung too far when fish stop work for six months.

Possible escape plan for trapped Ripon boaters

Published: Thursday, 13 January 2022

THERE is the possibility that 'emergency passage' may be available for the trapped boaters at Ripon Marina.

It's going to be cold

Published: Wednesday, 12 January 2022

I BELIEVE the future of heating narrowboats (re choice of method of heating) is going to be rather fraught writes Paula Drew.