Towpath cyclists should be registered again

Published: Monday, 01 March 2021

WALKING along the local towpath [Kennet & Avon] yesterday my nine years old daughter was hit by a cyclists who just rode off shouting obscenities, writes Kevin Outram.

How accurate the list of spending?

Published: Monday, 01 March 2021

SO VICTOR gives 'a bit of praise' to Canal & River Trust for money it is spending on the northern waterways, writes T. Lang.

The most essential repair

Published: Monday, 01 March 2021

YOU have inadvertently overlooked what I would regard as the most essential repair on the inland waterways system namely, the breach on the Aire & Calder Navigations, writes Jonathan Mosse.

Victor gives a bit of praise

Published: Sunday, 28 February 2021

IT WAS good to read from Canal & River Trust of all the maintenance being carried out on the northern waterways.

No hurry with the four repairs

Published: Saturday, 27 February 2021

THERE seems to be a complete lack of urgency by Canal & River Trust over the four major stoppages that affect the canals.

Figure of Three repair nearing completion

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

A MAJOR £3 millions repair project at Figure of Three Lock on the Calder & Hebble Navigation is nearing completion.

Two drown within a month in Wigan Flight

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

TWO people have drowned in the Wigan Flight in a month.

Slowly does it on the breach

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

IT SEEMS to be a matter of 'slowly does it' on the breach on the Aire & Calder Navigation.

More Weaver woes

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

IT WOULD seem that the Weaver Navigation at the moment is not the place to be.

Complete lack of a priority on the waterways

Published: Thursday, 25 February 2021

THERE is a complete lack of a priority on the waterways today.