Starting young

Published: Wednesday, 04 December 2019

IT WAS when she saw volunteers clearing-up the locks on the  Northampton Arm that aroused eight years old Lottie Clarke's interest.

New apartments to be built by Walsall Canal

Published: Wednesday, 04 December 2019

A TOTAL of 70 new canal-side apartments are to be constructed by the side of the Walsall Canal.

Boater stabbed his dog then drowned her

Published: Monday, 02 December 2019

A LIVE-ABOARD not wanting his dog any more stabbed her then threw her in the canal leaving her to drown.

Waiting to know the winter maintenance spend

Published: Monday, 02 December 2019

I TOO had been waiting to know the winter maintenance spend, that is always heralded with much fanfare, writes T. Lang.

Monumental disaster

Published: Monday, 02 December 2019

NICE idea [Labour could nationalise the waterways!] Allan, writes John Bamford.

Victor: No winter maintenance spend published

Published: Sunday, 01 December 2019

IT IS usually around Autumn that Canal & River Trust tells of its forthcoming winter maintenance spend, but this year—ner a whisper!

Labour could nationalise the waterways!

Published: Friday, 29 November 2019

IT SEEMS that Bill Ridgeway, asking if Canal & River Trust could be investigated/replaced has his answer.

Wey & Arun working party star in IWA video

Published: Friday, 29 November 2019

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust volunteers have taken a starring role in The Inland Waterways Association’s latest safety information video.

Denham Lock deteriorated

Published: Friday, 29 November 2019

IT HAS been discovered that Denham Lock on the Grand Union Canal has deteriorated, and will remain closed until a 'short term' solution can be found.

Anyone any ideas?

Published: Thursday, 28 November 2019

BILL Ridgeway repeats the question he asked (20/11/2019) and asks if anyone has any ideas.