Rochdale Canal lock has damaged floor

Published: Thursday, 15 July 2021

NOWADAYS boaters are finding it extremely difficult to cruise the Rochdale as it stoppages are becoming legion.

Aire & Calder closed for a month

Published: Wednesday, 14 July 2021

THE Aire & Calder navigation is being closed for a month in the peak holiday time.

Ripon boaters released this month

Published: Wednesday, 14 July 2021

WITH work at last underway on the failed Ripon Canal lock there is the chance that boaters will at last be released from the basin.

Starting repairs to K&A lock gate on Friday.

Published: Wednesday, 14 July 2021

IT WILL be Friday before work is started on the detached lock gate on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

Cruising on the Chesterfield Canal is back!

Published: Wednesday, 14 July 2021

 WITH the scrapping of social distancing rules, the Chesterfield Canal Trust will be getting its fleet of four tripboats back into action.

Unluckiest lock on the system?

Published: Monday, 12 July 2021

IT'S OUR worst nightmare come true, trapped behind a stoppage and unable to get back to our home moorings, writes Stewart Downs.

'Under repair' since May!

Published: Monday, 12 July 2021

DEAR oh dear, yet another closure [on the Oxford] writes Kevin McNiff.

Join the country’s biggest canal walkfest

Published: Monday, 12 July 2021

THE third Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival is scheduled for September.

How much is a marina berth worth?

Published: Monday, 12 July 2021

ON THE Trent & Mersey Canal, there are many marinas within a day's cruising, writes Andrew Claxby.

Victor looks at the state of the waterways

Published: Monday, 12 July 2021

WE ARE now well into the season, so perhaps a look at the state of the waterways.