Winding hole for Dudley No 2 Canal

Published: Friday, 25 February 2022

A WINDING hole is to be constructed on the Dudley No 2 Canal.

The navigation is certainly not open.

Published: Thursday, 24 February 2022

WITH the opening of the Shardlow Flood Gate, Canal & River Trust state the navigation is now open.

Another swing bridge fails

Published: Thursday, 24 February 2022

WITH very little boating traffic in what has proved a stormy February, swing bridges should be getting little use.

Contacting Canal & River Trust

Published: Thursday, 24 February 2022

I HAD the misfortune of having to contact Canal & River Trust as my passage was blocked by a fallen tree on the Coventry, writes Brian Jarrett.

And the rains came...

Published: Wednesday, 23 February 2022

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WE HAD been considering a short trip up to Derwent Mouth Lock for quite a while but yesterday was certainly a no-no!

What caused the damage?

Published: Wednesday, 23 February 2022

THE Canal & River Trust told that the gates on Swarkestone Lock (5) had been caused due to a 'boat impact'.

Cox still on the Rocks

Published: Wednesday, 23 February 2022

COXHEAD Swing Bridge (20) on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal is still out of action.

Figure of Three bank washed away

Published: Wednesday, 23 February 2022

THE bank that was constructed when the Figure of Three locks were rebuilt has been washed away.

More unnecessary blue signs

Published: Monday, 21 February 2022

WELL at last it looks as if Canal & River Trust have run out of boating terms to post all over the cut.

Cold water bathing at Mercia Marina

Published: Monday, 21 February 2022

MERCIA Marina proved the perfect venue for Derbyshire Mind’s cold water bathing.