Mooring post causes panic and shuts navigation in Leeds

Published: Thursday, 30 July 2020

 PANIC took over Leeds yesterday with parts of the city in lockdown, the army called in and CaRT closing the Aire & Calder—for a mooring post!

Thame Valley Canal in rough condition

Published: Wednesday, 29 July 2020

TWO boaters having their first experience of the Tame Valley Canal tell it is is rough condition.

Derwent Mouth Lock closed for a week

Published: Wednesday, 29 July 2020

GOING though Derwent Mouth Lock on the Trent last Tuesday we noticed its shocking state.

Small business appeal donations matched

Published: Wednesday, 29 July 2020

THERE was some controversy amongst boaters regarding the outcome of the Small Business Appeal.

White Mills plans two open weekends

Published: Wednesday, 29 July 2020

WITH its earlier open weekends having to be cancelled due to coronavirus White Mills Marina announces two Autumn Open Weekends.

A daily list of stoppages is needed

Published: Monday, 27 July 2020

I HAVE been a regular reader of your site for many years but this is the first time I have put fingers to a keyboard to contact you.

Homeless man pushed into canal in hospital

Published: Monday, 27 July 2020

THERE is a report that the homeless man pushed into a Birmingham Canal is seriously ill in hospital with pneumonia.

Victor forgot one!

Published: Monday, 27 July 2020

I AM not sure if Victor is getting past it or was being kind to CaRT but he missed out what is a long stoppage, writes James Henry.

Victor: No detail of Trust's 'coronavirus' appeal revenue

Published: Sunday, 26 July 2020

THE Canal & River Trust states that its 'coronavirus' appeal to support small waterway-based charities raised £31,500, but no intimation of how this was made up.

Trust's 'coronavirus' appeal raised £31,500

Published: Friday, 24 July 2020

THE Canal & River Trust's appeal to raise money to support small waterway-based charities raised £31,500.