Searching canal for person missing almost 30 years ago

Published: Wednesday, 05 February 2020

A SPECIALIST team are now searching the Oxford Canal for an 18 years old who disappeared almost 30 years ago.

IWA calling for hydrogen fuel cell development

Published: Wednesday, 05 February 2020

The IWA is not just calling for charging points for electric powered boats, writes Rodney Hardwick.

Power is needed not only for propulsion

Published: Monday, 03 February 2020

THE urge by the Inland Waterways Association to replace diesel with electric propulsion for boats has overlooked a very salient point.

IWA calling for charging points for electric powered boats

Published: Monday, 03 February 2020

THE Inland Waterways Association believes that electric powered boats is the future and is calling for the installation of charging points.

Have bats had their day?

Published: Friday, 31 January 2020

OR SHOULD that be 'Have bats had their night?

All change for Great Canal Journeys

Published: Friday, 31 January 2020

NO LONGER will  Prunella Scales and husband Timothy West be presenting the television show Great Canal Journeys.

Extra Trade and Preview Day at Crick Show

Published: Thursday, 30 January 2020

THIS year's Crick Show will feature an extra Trade and Preview Day on the Friday before the main show to allow the trade the opportunity to do business in a more relaxed atmosphere.

No access to Middlewich Branch from Shroppie

Published: Thursday, 30 January 2020

SUBSIDENCE by the junction of the Shropshire Union Canal with the Middlewich Branch has prevented access.

Trip boat skipper fell asleep causing £1.6m damage

Published: Wednesday, 29 January 2020

THE skipper of a trip boat on the Thames fell asleep at the wheel crashing the boat into a Thames pontoon.

Possibility of more cash for Montgomery restoration

Published: Wednesday, 29 January 2020

 WITH the Montgomery Canal restoration being a cross border project there is the possibility of more cash.