Man found dead in canal with multiple injuries

Published: Friday, 26 March 2021

THE second death in Leigh sees a man found dead in the Leigh Branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal with multiple injuries.

Ready for the swing bridge failures

Published: Friday, 26 March 2021

IT WOULD seem that Canal & River Trust is ready for the Leeds & Liverpool swing bridge failures this year.

Whaley Bridge reservoir repair could cost up to £16 millions

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2021

IT HAS been disclosed that the repair to Whaley Bridge reservoir could cost up to £16 millions.

Macc closed yet again

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2021

ONCE again the Macclesfield Canal is closed.

Acrid fumes stops Erewash navigation

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2021

A FIRE by the site of the old Stanton Iron Works in Ilkeston closed the Erewash Canal yesterday.

Can we or can't we?

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2021

ACCORDING to the Daily Telegraph website people will be able to visit their second homes this coming Easter.

Hits the nail on the head!

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2021

HERE'S a comment from one of our regular contributors that certainly tells it like it is!:

Now the crane boat has broken down!

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2021

IT WAS late October of last year that a void appeared in Saltersford Lock on the Weaver.

Towpath Sexual assault in broad daylight

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2021

A WOMAN has been sexually assaulted in broad daylight on the Kings Langley towpath.

Chance to trial River Canal Rescue's WaterNav

Published: Monday, 22 March 2021

WITH the possibility of being able to use our boats again perhaps time to give River Canal Rescue WaterNav a trial.