A review of the general situation...

Published: Thursday, 01 September 2022

OUR contributor for the Middle Levels, Kelvin Alexander-Dugan was stuck for hours at a airport returning from Svalbard archipelago.

A stoppage a day keeps the boaters away!

Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2022

KEEPING up the trend Canal & River Trust has reported 31 stoppages in August—averaging one a day!

Local authority misleads planning inquiry

Published: Wednesday, 31 August 2022

A LOCAL Authority has misled a planning Inquiry over boat dweller accommodation assessment, reports the National Bargee Travellers Association.

Victor has problems with the new heater

Published: Sunday, 28 August 2022

SO SOMETHING more at home—the installation of the replacement of our diesel heater.

Spate of cars in waterways

Published: Saturday, 27 August 2022

THERE has recently been a spate of cars in a river and canals.

Support for off-grid households in the Energy Bills Support Scheme

Published: Friday, 26 August 2022

A PETITION to include off-grid households in the government’s £400 Energy Bills Support Scheme has so far been signed by over 1,600 people.

Boating returns to Evesham

Published: Friday, 26 August 2022

IT WAS the colourful dragon boats that spearheaded return of boat hire and cruises to Evesham.

Manchester Ship Canal no hardship

Published: Friday, 26 August 2022

I REALISE that your correspondent is a non-boater and will not be aware of the Manchester Ship Canal writes James Henry.

Stoppages keep coming

Published: Thursday, 25 August 2022

PLENTY of closures so far this week and not all due to lack of water.

Leeds Waterfront Festival this Bank Holiday

Published: Thursday, 25 August 2022

 THE Leeds Waterfront Festival takes place this coming Saturday at Granary Wharf.