Victor in trouble again!

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

OUR Victor did not do too well this time, with Trevor Mapstone putting him right by writing:

Volunteers have not taken jobs

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

REFERRING to the following statement by Victor, Giles Williams writes:

Big Lock footbridge engineers get award

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

THE engineers who undertook the repair work on the Big Lock footbridge have won an award.

Victor asks 'what are these 'emergency works'?

Published: Monday, 29 November 2021

TIME and time again we are told that the winter stoppage cancellations are due 'to the impact of emergency works'.

Now its nine winter works cancelled

Published: Saturday, 27 November 2021

THREE more 'urgent' winter works have been cancelled making it a total of nine so far.

Coping with extreme weather

Published: Saturday, 27 November 2021

THOUGH at present the lack of rain is a problem, soon there will be too much, causing floods.

Canal maintenance and repair must be continuous

Published: Thursday, 25 November 2021

FURTHER to the observations made by contributor James Henry (narrowboatworld 24th November), I am a little perplexed (understatement), writes Orph Mable.

Cath gets second volunteer award

Published: Thursday, 25 November 2021

VOLUNTEER Cath Nunn who received an award for her team work at Tuel Hill Flight has bagged a further award from Canal & River Trust.

Was it a con?

Published: Wednesday, 24 November 2021

WITH already six of the winter stoppages cancelled was the original list a con to impress the powers that be asks James Henry?

Month later but still no start on K&A breach

Published: Wednesday, 24 November 2021

It is four weeks since the breach on the Kennet & Avon at Reading, but a permanent repair has not even started.