Wildlife at Mercia Marina

Published: Wednesday, 09 June 2021

THE Mercia Nature Society have created a new wildlife habitat at Mercia Marina.

What a good idea

Published: Wednesday, 09 June 2021

INSTEAD of wasting money on hi tech signs, which speeding cyclists will just laugh at, why not build the same tech into a 'Smart Barrier'? Asks Andrew Claxby.

Five waterways closed already this week

Published: Wednesday, 09 June 2021

AS WATERWAY usage is now in full swing the stoppages are coming fast and furious with boaters stuck at five already this week!

Canal & River Trust appoint resident photographer

Published: Wednesday, 09 June 2021

A RESIDENT photographer has been appointed by Canal & River Trust with an exhibition of his work presented.

David: Bad communication

Published: Monday, 07 June 2021

I AM currently tied up at the bottom of Bosley Locks on the Macclesfield.

No response from Cart regarding new boat licensing terms

Published: Monday, 07 June 2021

THE Association of Boat Owners (NABO)  has written to the Trust concerning the introduction of the revised terms for private boat licences.

Will it be a quick job?

Published: Monday, 07 June 2021

THERE is little doubt that though maintenance is at an all time low, the trust's team can sometimes be quick at repairs.

Victor tells of a brand new closure record

Published: Sunday, 06 June 2021

I'M AFRAID that the wait for the poor sods to get out of Ripon Marina in 12 weeks will not be a record.

Sense at last on the speeding cyclists problem

Published: Saturday, 05 June 2021

IT SEEMS that there is sense at last from Canal & River Trust on the problem of speeding cyclists on its towpaths.

Nothing new

Published: Friday, 04 June 2021

WHEN I read a recent article in the Guardian it implied this statement was from CaRT, writes Ralph Freeman.