Sheffield cut-off by lock wash wall failure

Published: Friday, 22 April 2022

A WASH wall failure on Plumpers Lock (5) on Tinsley Flight has cut-off access to Sheffield Basin.

All clear for navigation on the canals

Published: Friday, 22 April 2022

BOATERS will no doubt find that title unbelievable, but it refers to the Scottish canals!

Unsafe condition of Ashby Canal edging

Published: Friday, 22 April 2022

EDGING stones along the Ashby Canal are being reported as breaking-off being in unsafe condition.

'Narrow' reopens

Published: Thursday, 21 April 2022

THE culvert leak on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal has been attended to with the navigation reopened.

Now we know

Published: Thursday, 21 April 2022

I USUALLY get my praising messages not allowed, but hope this sees the light of day as I believe it is well deserved, writes James Henry.

End in sight for Ripon Lock reopening

Published: Thursday, 21 April 2022

THE complaint from Kevin Howell concerning the non-reopening of Ripon Canal as was promised has had results.

Easter now finished so some accurate stoppage figures

Published: Wednesday, 20 April 2022

VICTOR wonders how much of the system was actually open this Easter with Keith Gudgin reporting stoppage after stoppage and telling that at the start of the Easter break there were no less than 16 stoppages.

What a difference

Published: Wednesday, 20 April 2022

I TOO was boating at the time Victor tells about being able to enjoy the northern canals, but what a difference now, writes T. Lang.

Not looking good

Published: Wednesday, 20 April 2022

IT IS certainly not looking good for boating this summer with another two major waterways closed over Easter.

Backwater blues!

Published: Sunday, 17 April 2022

WE ARE based on the Ripon Canal, writes Kevin Howell.