Help from the Co-op

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

THE Buckingham Canal Society has received help from the local Co-op Local Community Fund.

Montgomery Canal Forum public meeting

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

THE Montgomery Canal Forum is to hold a public meeting to hear about current restoration and plans for the future of the waterway.

Canal society appoints first ever paid employee

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

THE Chesterfield Canal Trust has appointed its first ever paid employee.

Now its cycle counters

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

OUR contributor Roger Fox came across yet another scheme it seems to encourage cyclists.

Festival brought boats to the Droitwich

Published: Wednesday, 08 May 2019

THE annual St Richard’s Boat and Car Festival at Droitwich brought many new boats to the waterway.

"Close this canal!"

Published: Monday, 06 May 2019

THOSE are the words from boater Brian Jarrett to Canal & River Trust concerning the Wyrley & Essington Canal.

Victor: Here we go again!

Published: Sunday, 05 May 2019

 THAT can only mean the poor Leeds & Liverpool is starting its annual lock restrictions.

Whatever next?

Published: Friday, 03 May 2019

WHAT a great repair to stop the towpath collapsing into the canal writes Brian Jarrett.

Lies, damned lies and statistics*

Published: Friday, 03 May 2019
AM I BEING skeptical (based on statistics previously released by CaRT) in not wholeheartedly accepting these figures? Asks Bill Ridgeway.

Is the Anderton Boat Lift open or closed

Published: Friday, 03 May 2019

ANOTHER of those Canal & River Trust stoppage notice 'Cartisms' leaves boaters in a quandary.