Victor: Our cities next?

Published: Sunday, 12 May 2019

THE news that Amsterdam intends to ban all diesel and petrol powered boats from its waters is having a worrying effect particularly on London boaters.

Shroppie better maintained

Published: Friday, 10 May 2019

IT SEEMS I have the good fortune to moor on the Shropshire Union Canal, writes, 'Pinky' Wells.

A much greater problem

Published: Friday, 10 May 2019

THERE seems to be an assumption that bilge pumps are just to remove water that comes into the boat via the stern tube, writes Mike Todd.

Dunton Windlass still available

Published: Friday, 10 May 2019

IT SEEMS that boaters wanting the lightweight Dunton Windlasses are having problems tracking them down.

Grease in the waterways

Published: Thursday, 09 May 2019

I WAS pleased to read your comments about the 'Volvo' stern assembly and feel they should be compulsory, writes Helen Cripps.

David: Abandoned canal?

Published: Thursday, 09 May 2019

BRIAN Jarrett should be thankful that he only attempted the Wyrley and Essington.

Massive grant for Cotswold Canals

Published: Thursday, 09 May 2019

HIGHWAYS England have given £4 millions to restore a 'missing mile' of the Stroudwater Navigation.

Oxford quickly re-opened

Published: Thursday, 09 May 2019

THE Claydon Flight repair on the Oxford Canal has been quickly completed with the flight re-opened.

Leeds & Liverpool closed until middle of June!

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

IF YOU are considering cruising the length of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, then don't bother.

Oxford closed yet again

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

THE Oxford Canal was closed yesterday, Tuesday, by a lock balance beam breaking off.