Stoppages mounting up

Published: Monday, 21 June 2021

THERE were 13 stoppages on the waterways during last week!

Victor made the right decision

Published: Monday, 21 June 2021

I CAN assure Victor that he made the right decision to turn back at Louborough, writes Arlene Parker.

How can there be a 'maintenance fault'?

Published: Monday, 21 June 2021

I NOTE with interest the 'Maintenance Fault' closure excuse at Watford Locks, writes Steve Bean.

Victor gets a rough 'ride'

Published: Sunday, 20 June 2021

YES, my friends our two days trip up the Soar and back was rough indeed.

'Maintenance fault' closes Watford Flight

Published: Saturday, 19 June 2021

A NEW reason for lock failure from Canal & River Trust—'Maintenance fault'.

Grounding alert

Published: Saturday, 19 June 2021

THE River Canal Rescue is warning boaters about the risks of grounding after receiving a high number of call-outs.

Another government scheme

Published: Friday, 18 June 2021

ANOTHER government scheme to get organisations to take on youngsters for six months work experience has got CaRT hooked on another publicity drive I see, writes John Coxon.

Not a good experience

Published: Friday, 18 June 2021

AFTER reading about the relaxing holidays on the canals my wife and I decided to go the whole hog and buy a time share in a narrowboat, writes Owen Pritchard.

Two navigations reopened but two closed!

Published: Friday, 18 June 2021

TWO of the stoppages have reopened, but alas two new ones are reported.

Vandals set fire to Birmingham Main Line lock gate

Published: Thursday, 17 June 2021

THE Birmingham Main Line is closed after vandals damaged Factory Lock (2) by fire.