Who is CaRT trying to kid?

Published: Thursday, 10 October 2019

LOOKING at the Toddbrook/CaRT report dates I have noticed that they seem very close together, writes John Coxon.

Man on 'wrong side' of Soar bridge

Published: Thursday, 10 October 2019

A MAN had to be removed from the  'wrong side' of a Soar bridge yesterday.

Another false excuse

Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2019

INITIALLY the problem with the [Toddbrook] dam was blamed on the heavy rainfall preceding the failure, writes Ralph Freeman.

Reservoirs into towns

Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2019

GOODNESS me, please don't give CART the idea of turning reservoirs into new towns. I can hear the beans being counted from the engine room, writes Roger Spurr.

A welcome return

Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2019

I WAS surprised and pleased to see that Allan Richards had written again, writes T. Lang.

Gloucester Tall Ships event nominated

Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2019

THE annual Tall Ships event held at Gloucester has been nominated for an award.

Broken bridge closes Oxford

Published: Wednesday, 09 October 2019

A BROKEN bridge has closed the Oxford Canal.

Toddbrook: A cover-up?

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

I HAVE been reading with interest the various articles in narrowboatworld regarding CaRT’s ‘cover-up’ and feel I must comment, writes Allan Richards.

Had to swap our duties

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

JOHN Stewart is quite right that, on many narrowboats, it is the husband who steers the boat into and out of locks while the wife is on the bank working the gates and paddles, writes Graham Booth.

Being patronising

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

JOHN Stewart from New Zealand wins this week’s prize for being patronising, writes Julie Phelps.