Shoddy work causes another long stoppage

Published: Thursday, 01 December 2022

IT WAS two years ago that brand new gates were fitted to Hunts Small Lock on the Weaver.

Three swing bridges fail in one day!

Published: Wednesday, 30 November 2022

IT IS CERTAINLY the time for new failure records with three swing bridges out of action in one day!

One law for 'them'...

Published: Wednesday, 30 November 2022

A REGULAR contributor asked if Canal & River Trust deliberately discriminate against boaters concerning the running of generators, explaining:

Boat licences up 13% year on year

Published: Monday, 28 November 2022

TODAY, Monday, Canal & River Turst have announced a further increase in April of 9% on boat licences.

Six winter projects open to the public

Published: Monday, 28 November 2022

THIS winter Canal & River Trust is organising Open Days showing the work being undertaken.

Victor reckons funding isn't looking too good for CaRT

Published: Saturday, 26 November 2022

THERE is little doubt that's Allan Richards analysis of how the government is dragging its feet over CaRT's funding is looking bad for the trust.

Decision 'forthwith' on CaRT funding

Published: Friday, 25 November 2022

REBECCA Pow, MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Environmental Quality and Resilience), attended a debate on the future of the UK's canals and waterways on Tuesday 22nd November 2022.

Public access to the Wey at Guildford at last

Published: Friday, 25 November 2022

THERE has been little public access to the Wey in the centre of Guildford, but this it about to change, writes Roger Fox.

Another winter stoppage added to the list

Published: Friday, 25 November 2022

THE required repairs to Lancaster Canal lock gates have been added to the winter list.

The means to an end?

Published: Thursday, 24 November 2022

IT WAS all too obvious that those figures from Canal & River Trust of billions of pounds of social and economic value of the waterways were going to created astonishment, writes James E Collins. (Pictured.)