Water levels up at Grand Union Summit

Published: Tuesday, 30 June 2020

AFTER all the rain, water levels are well up on the reservoirs supplying the canals, we learn.

Foss closed until end of August

Published: Tuesday, 30 June 2020

THE Foss Navigation, off the Ouse in York will be closed all July and August.

Surge in boat hire bookings

Published: Monday, 29 June 2020

ABC Boat Hire’s bookings are currently 315% up on last year compared to last year's booking at the same time.

Youth pushing others into canal

Published: Monday, 29 June 2020

A YOUTH standing by the side of Limehouse Basin was pushed into the waterway.

Cannot charge for boat lift passage

Published: Monday, 29 June 2020

THE Canal & River Trust is now charging boaters an 'admin fee' for using the Anderton Boat Lift as it cannot charge for passage, as Alfred Overton reveals:

Is Ashby Canal towpath change legal?

Published: Monday, 29 June 2020

IT'S BEEN a very long tine since I went along the Ashby Canal, so I can't envisage the situation very well, writes Paul Robinson.

Victor: CaRT to charge boaters for using Anderton Boat Lift

Published: Sunday, 28 June 2020
THE Anderton Boat Lift has always been free for boaters—but not any more.

Boat Parks anyone?

Published: Friday, 26 June 2020

IF YOU live in the north of England, your opportunities to go cruising for weeks at a time, are becoming less each year, writes Ralph Freeman.

Trip boat returns after refurbishment

Published: Friday, 26 June 2020

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust’s trip boat Zachariah Keppel is back after spending several months away for repairs.

Watford Flight still closed

Published: Friday, 26 June 2020

THE Watford Flight on the Leicester Section that was closed two weeks ago is still closed.