One of the 'poor' boating ladies

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

IN RESPONSE to Mr Stewart 's email I would like to say that I am one of the 'poor' boating ladies who always works the locks, writes Diane Long.

What pratical use of Toddbrook Reservoir Report?

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

What is the practical use of completing a 'Reservoir Surveillance Inspection Report' form? Asks Bill Ridgeway.

Life-saving throw-lines for the Trent

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

THE death of a boy in the Trent has prompted a paramedic to design throw-lines being installed all along the river.

Open Weekend at Stourbridge

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

ONCE again Stourbridge Navigation Trust is staging its annual Open Weekend this month.

Victor: You should not have said that mate

Published: Sunday, 06 October 2019

THAT hire boater from New Zealand who thought men are idle steering whilst women worked the locks has been well censored!

'Shame on you idle men' says a New Zealander

Published: Friday, 04 October 2019

HAVING been refused by one web publication I am trying yours, as you quote 'telling it like it is', so we shall see, writes John Stewart.

Marina awarded county coffee shop of the year

Published: Friday, 04 October 2019

THE Boathouse at White Mills Marina has been awarded Northamptonshire Coffee Shop of the Year.

Hire boater death

Published: Friday, 04 October 2019

A HIRE boater has fallen to his death in the Shrophire Union Canal.

Weight restriction on crumbling reservoir still not enforced

Published: Thursday, 03 October 2019

THE weight limit on the road on the crumbling Earlswood Reservoir dam is still not being enforced.

A problem with the fish

Published: Thursday, 03 October 2019

THE problem with the Wey & Arun Canal was that a half mile for repair had to be drained and there were fish.