Boater missing after falling into the Lee Navigation

Published: Thursday, 07 January 2021

A BOATER who fell from his narrowboat last night into the Lee Navigation has still not been found this morning.

Works starts on the Aire & Calder breach

Published: Thursday, 07 January 2021

THE Canal & River Trust tells that 'a dam is to be constructed around the point of the breach on the Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line'.

Thrown to the wolves

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2021

SO AGAIN, CaRT are throwing, not only the continuous cruisers, but the general public to the wolves during the latest national lockdown, writes John Coxon.

A breach by any other name

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2021

ALL who have seen the many published pictures of the breach on Aire & Calder Navigation can clearly see what it is—a breach.

Shropshire Union reopened

Published: Wednesday, 06 January 2021

THE Shropshire Union Canal was reopened yesterday 5th January.

Visiting a visitor attraction

Published: Monday, 04 January 2021

I DID not think that the article concerning visiting the towpaths related to live aboard boaters as Mike Todd mentioned, writes James Henry.

Still no pump-out cards

Published: Monday, 04 January 2021

WAY back in December Canal & River Trust told that its Birmingham office shop would be open for pump-out cards, etc on the 4th January.

Closing the towpaths

Published: Monday, 04 January 2021

Whilst I am quite sympathetic to your concern for live aboard boaters and their ability to protect themselves from people who may be infectious, you overstate your case, writes Mike Todd.

Contrary to the government's rules

Published: Monday, 04 January 2021

THE response to the Tier Four coronavirus restrictions by the Canal & River Trust are contrary to the rules laid down by the government.

Victor: Having your say

Published: Sunday, 03 January 2021

WHEN dear Thomas told me I was to write on Saturday instead of my usual Sunday I wasn't expecting doing both!