Consultation over canal

Published: Thursday, 22 April 2010

THERE is to be a public consultation over plans to restore the Wilts & Berks Canal where it joins the Kennet & Avon Canal at Semington.

Mural for Anderton

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

A GIANT mural has been unveiled at Anderton Boat Lift to celebrate its re-opening in March,2002.

Drunks rescued from Trent

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

TWO drunks who tried to swim across the Trent had to be rescued by police officers last Sunday.

A battle boat

Published: Wednesday, 21 April 2010

WHILST the three main political parties are touring the country in their battle buses, Richard Fairman candidate for the United Kingdom Independence Party is touring in a battle boat!

Cheap day single.

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

IN AN attempt to raise more cash the Environment Agency is offering a £10 Thames transit licence.

The cost of boating

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

ONCE again the National Association of Boat Owners (NABO) is undertaking a survey of the cost of boating, but this time it is open to all, not just members.

Floating bikes

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

THE latest idea to get cars off the road in London is floating bikes!

Still hope for Mann's Bridge

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

THERE is still hope that the A46 widening at Mann's Bridge on the Grantham Canal could  be built allowing height for boats to pass underneath.

Oil dumped in waterway

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

BOATING on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal was affected over the week-end as British Waterways and the Environment Agency cleared up an oil slick that polluted the waterway.

Snail mail

Published: Monday, 19 April 2010

FOUR empty Royal Mail bags have been discovered dumped by the side of the Selby Canal.