The chance for CaRT to prove its 'wellbeing' this weekend

Published: Saturday, 04 April 2020

DURING late March warm sunny weather brought out people in their thousands to throng the towpaths, writes Tom Crossley.

Safer off the lead and trained

Published: Friday, 03 April 2020

I HAVE to admit that not being connected with canals I am not a reader of your site, but an article was pointed out to me, writes Cyril Foster.

Should we be paying?

Published: Friday, 03 April 2020

WE HAVE been instructed by Canal & River Trust not to use its waterways, yet we are still paying to use them, writes T Lang.

Coronavirus stops towpath upgrades

Published: Friday, 03 April 2020

CORONAVIRUS has halted towpath uprade work, to protect staff and contractors.

Police chase car into canal

Published: Friday, 03 April 2020

THE police suspected a Fiat Punto they were following was stolen, and proved so when the driver sped away.

Why should we be bottled-up?

Published: Thursday, 02 April 2020

THESE people saying we [continuos cruisers] are okay just don't get it do they?  Writes Keith Gudgin.

Cyclists take exception

Published: Thursday, 02 April 2020

Whilst agreeing with much of Steve Walton’s sentiments [Allowed to walk the towpaths] in different times in the summer and with good weather, along with many others often sit out on the towpath, writes Martin Howes.

Tinsley Locks closed

Published: Thursday, 02 April 2020

AFTER many years of failures, two new pumps were to be installed last month at Tinsley Locks on the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation, boaters then expecting years of good service.

CaRT backs down over K&A towpath

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

SUCH  was the furore over the masses of people on the Kennet & Avon Canal towpath around Bath that Canal & River Trust has been forced to inform people not to use it.

Allowed to walk the towpaths

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

I THINK some of your recent contributors regarding towpaths may be suffering from isolation fever, writes Steve Walton.