Boothferry Swing Bridge closed until end of August

Published: Wednesday, 10 August 2022

THE Boothferry Swing Bridge on the Ouse has failed during its operation.

So poorly maintained

Published: Monday, 08 August 2022

I WAS interested to read David Orr's comments: (writes Peter Foster}.

Water abstractions—a Freedom of Information exercise

Published: Monday, 08 August 2022

JUST read the 'Farmers water abstraction article' guess understanding its permitted minds at narrowboatworld already whirring, writes Dave Godfrey.

Good news for the Coventry

Published: Monday, 08 August 2022

ATHERTON Flight on the Coventry Canal was listed as being closed from the 5th to the 12th of August, but will not be closed after all.

Kennet & Avon Canal joins the list of closures

Published: Monday, 08 August 2022

THE Kennet & Avon is the latest canal to join the list of of closures caused by water shortages.

Victor believes there was not much thought behind the appeal

Published: Saturday, 06 August 2022

WHAT Appeal? You no doubt wonder—the appeal from CaRT for boaters to report leaks to save water.

Canal & River Trust asking for help to save water

Published: Saturday, 06 August 2022

IN ITS effort to save water Canal & River Trust is asking boaters to take more care and report leaks, it explaining:

Farmer has preference over boaters

Published: Friday, 05 August 2022

THERE is a farmer extracting water from the Coventry Canal near Whittington, writes Keith Gudgin.

Harecastle also closed today

Published: Friday, 05 August 2022

HARECASTLE Tunnel was not re-opened this morning as was first told.

Using the Grand Union to move water supplies

Published: Friday, 05 August 2022

I HAVE been waiting all summer for an old favourite idea to resurface in the commentary about the current drought, writes Roger Fox.