Is cruising the Leeds & Liverpool worth the risk?

Published: Thursday, 12 January 2023

MY PARTNER and I are considering exploring the northern canals, but are somewhat apprehensive, writes Jenny Wicks.

Calder & Hebble closed

Published: Thursday, 12 January 2023

THE Calder & Hebble is presently closed to navigation.

Staffs & Worcs reopens sometime!

Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2023

THE stoppage of the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal at Stewponey Lock will end next week and 'reopen on Tuesday the 17th' Canal & River Trust state.

Senior Funding Officer required by Chesterfield Canal Trust

Published: Wednesday, 11 January 2023

THE Chesterfield Canal Trust is seeking a Senior Funding Officer for two years with possible extension.

Now the year's fourth stoppage on the Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Tuesday, 10 January 2023

THOUGH just the tenth day of the new year the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has its fourth stoppage!

Two more winter stoppages cancelled 

Published: Tuesday, 10 January 2023

THAT very long list of Canal & River Trust winter stoppages together with the their massive spend is becoming a mockery as even more are cancelled.

Winter works underway to protect Mon & Brec Canal

Published: Monday, 09 January 2023

Glandŵr Cymru, the Canal & River Trust in Wales, has started a four months programme of improvements to protect and preserve the picturesque Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal.

Victor is not a happy bunny

Published: Sunday, 08 January 2023

I'M NOT a happy bunny at all after digesting the information about 'sticky fuel' from River Canal Rescue.

'Exceptional consideration' by Canal & River Trust

Published: Saturday, 07 January 2023

I SAW your article on the above [Stewponey Lock] and would like to say that all was not 'doom & gloom', writes Dudley Taylor.

Control zone on the Avon at Stratford

Published: Saturday, 07 January 2023

BOATERS using the Avon at Stratford should be aware that a control zone has been introduced on the river.