Living with coronavirus and the economic fall out

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

DUE to the Thames flooding early in October last year we were unable to return to our home moorings, writes Stewart Downs.

Visitors did not like being told to keep walking

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

THE boaters moored on the summit pound of the of the Grand Union Canal, like others, also suffered the hoards of walkers, runners and cyclists.

More stoppages

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

THOUGH the end of the winter maintenance season, stoppages are still coming, though there is now little navigation owing to the coronavirus 'lockdown'.

Stoppage notice reason?

Published: Wednesday, 01 April 2020

I THINK I may have realised the reason for those ridiculous stoppage notices that CaRT are churning out, write James Henry.

Don't use towpaths when not essential

Published: Tuesday, 31 March 2020

I'M SOMEWHAT surprised that our esteemed editor published the D Hymers piece encouraging people to ignore the government's rules by still walking and moving when not essential, writes Keith Gudgin.

Close the towpaths?

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

After reading the piece on closing towpaths I thought I'd send my observations from the Bulbourne summit, writes Howard Clarke.

British Waterways closed the towpaths

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

WE DON'T expect many of you will remember those days of the rampant Foot & Mouth disease.

That pan removed

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

THAT pan that was both on the Trent & Mersey and the Soar has been removed.

David: Walking the towpaths

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

THE self-obsession of continuous moorers like John Coxon never ceases to amaze me.

Four towns for the Lee & Stort navigation

Published: Monday, 30 March 2020

A NEW London 'Urban Community' is to be developed along the Lee & Stort Navigations.