Middlewich reopens

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THE two broken paddles on Wardle Lock have been repaired.

Fish holding up start on Buckby Flight repair

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THOUGH the equipment for the repair of Buckby Flight was on site yesterday, Tuesday, today will be spent removing fish.

Lockdown for over 50's would decimate boating

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

THE plan being put forward by the government to put people over the age of 50 into lockdown to control coronavirus spreading would decimate boating.

Five more closures over the week-end

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

Coxhead Swing Bridge (20) on the Leeds & Liverpool starts the failures over the week-end.

Already realised poor state of Grand Union Lock

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

IT IS obvious that Canal & River Trust already realised the poor state of Ivinghoe Lock on the Grand Union Canal.

Oxford Canal reopens after fire

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

THE Oxford Canal that was closed after a lock cottage caught fire is now open.

Laying the blame

Published: Friday, 31 July 2020

I KNOW full well that you do not include self congratulation, but hope you will allow one for Ralph, writes James Henry.

Derwent Mouth not open for week-end

Published: Friday, 31 July 2020

THE broken Derwent Mouth Lock will not be repaired by this week-end as expected.

Reflections of an Ancient boater Part 2

Published: Thursday, 30 July 2020

THE Evans Years, by Ralph Freeman.

More waterways societies starting boats trips

Published: Thursday, 30 July 2020

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust is the latest waterway society starting its boat trips after the pandemic.