Cill markers are surely enough?

Published: Wednesday, 07 October 2020

YES Victor, there are too many boats being caught on the cill, and also far too many new signs and banners, writes Kevin McNiff.

Flood closes Severn locks

Published: Monday, 05 October 2020

A VERY strange decision by Canal & River Trust yesterday in closing the locks on the Severn but not the river!

Found it most confusing

Published: Monday, 05 October 2020

I HAVE to add to your article about boats 'hanging up on the cill', writes Joyce Collins.

Suspect explosive device pulled from Rochdale Canal

Published: Monday, 05 October 2020

THE Rochdale Canal was closed at Newton Heath over the week-end as an angler pulled out a suspect explosive device.

Victor: Will CaRT ever act on cill sinkings?

Published: Sunday, 04 October 2020

SO SEPTEMBER saw yet two more boats caught on lock cills and sinking.

Maintenance costs a great deal more...

Published: Friday, 02 October 2020

THERE was a recent article in narrowboatworld telling of the lack of funding for maintenance.

British boaters face huge costs or be stuck abroad after Brexit

Published: Friday, 02 October 2020

BRITISH boaters who have taken their boats to the European waterways could be stuck on the continent or face huge costs to return post Brexit.

White Mills Marina wins national award

Published: Friday, 02 October 2020

THE White MIlls Marina has won the Yacht Harbour Association's national Towergate Inland Marina of the Year 2020 award.

Huddersfield Narrow void has closed navigation again

Published: Friday, 02 October 2020

THE repaired void that appeared on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal has reopened, again closing the navigation.

And still they come...

Published: Thursday, 01 October 2020

YET another broken lock closes a canal—another on the Kennet & Avon.