Body discovered in the Avon

Published: Friday, 18 November 2022

A BODY has been discovered in the Avon, concluding the search for a missing man.

The 'proper attention' to the swing bridge did not last

Published: Friday, 18 November 2022

IN MARCH of this year after many failures, Selby Swing Bridge received 'proper attention' to solve its recurring problem.

Those protruding bolts

Published: Thursday, 17 November 2022

I WAS most pleased to read about the protruding bolts on the side of the cut at that lift bridge [Bridge 2 Prees Branch], writes Julie Warne.

Stop gate 'gone missing'!

Published: Thursday, 17 November 2022

WHEN Canal & River Trust people arrived at Shebdon Embankment on the Shroppie for a proposed short stoppage to replace a stop gate it had 'gone missing'!

Be aware of the protruding bolts

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2022

BOATERS should be aware of about six to eight bolts protruding into the canal at Lift Bridge 2 on the Prees Branch on the Llangollen Canal, Amy Dickerson writes.

Adding more winter works

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2022

MORE winter works are being added to the list of those already scheduled.

Car removed from Factory Lock

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2022

THE car in Factory Lock 3 on the New Main Line has now been removed and the navigation reopened.

The yella fella called at the marina

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2022

THIS yella fella called into the boathouse at White Mills Marina in Earls Barton today.

Jammed foot resulted in car in the Avon

Published: Wednesday, 16 November 2022

A WOMAN was driving her car away from the Avon Boat Club when her foot became jammed on the accelerator sending it into the Avon.

Old AND new New Main Line closed

Published: Monday, 14 November 2022

BOTH the Old and New Main Line at Wolverhampton/Birmingham are currently closed.