Those Leeds & Liverpool swing bridges

Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

READING that the Methodist Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal had broken down jogged my memory, writes Les Collins.

What do you make of that?—2

Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

IT IS certainly difficult to understand what this one means. [Concerning unusual stoppage notice] writes Bill Ridgeway.

CaRT responds to stuck boaters on the Weaver

Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

SUCH has been the demand by boaters for access through Saltersford Lock on the Weaver that Canal & River Trust has acceded to a passage.

Floods affect canal at Banbury

Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

FLOOD water from the Cherwell is flooding into the Oxford Canal at Banbury.

What do you make of that?

Published: Wednesday, 20 November 2019

THE Canal & River Trust seems to have hit on a new all-encompassing excuse for its waterway stoppages.

Two failures over the week-end

Published: Monday, 18 November 2019

THERE have been two navigation failures over the week-end closing navigations.

Experience makes a difference

Published: Monday, 18 November 2019

VICTOR brought home to me just how difficult it is for beginners to cope with narrowboating, writes James Henry.

Where am I?

Published: Monday, 18 November 2019

THE River Canal Rescue membership app shows them where you are if you are in trouble, writes Arthur Morris.

Bookings open for Montgomery Canal Triathlon 2020

Published: Monday, 18 November 2019

BOOKINGS opened this month for next year’s Montgomery Canal Triathlon 2020 and places are already being filled.

Victor: Still don't know what to do about Toddbrook Reservoir

Published: Sunday, 17 November 2019

THE Canal & River Trust still does not know what to do about the damaged Toddbrook Reservoir.