A real sense of déjà vu

Published: Wednesday, 02 November 2022

OUR Roger Fox was doing some excavation among his archives and came across pages from the Daily Telegraph of Monday November 20th 1972.

Murder suspect's body discovered in canal.

Published: Wednesday, 02 November 2022

A murder suspect wanted by police has been found dead in a disused London waterway.

Who is kidding who?

Published: Wednesday, 02 November 2022

THE Canal & River Trust is really stretching boaters' belief in its 'reasons/excuses'.

Pre-booking will cause havoc to hirers

Published: Monday, 31 October 2022

So what is it with CaRT requiring more and more infrastructure to be pre-booked up to 48 hours in advance? Asks John Coxon.

Still on the Good Beer Guide

Published: Monday, 31 October 2022

CAMRA has just published the new edition of the Good Beer Guide, writes Roger Fox.

Anderton Boat Lift reopens in March

Published: Monday, 31 October 2022

THE closed Anderton Boat Lift is undergoing a major £450,000 repair and is planned to reopen in March of next year.

Victor sees strange sights

Published: Sunday, 30 October 2022

WALKING along the jetty to our boat in Sawley Marina we saw strange sights.

Comparison of bank maintenance

Published: Friday, 28 October 2022

ON OUR recent voyage it was interesting to see the comparison of how the Bridgewater Canal undergo the bank maintenance compared to the CRT method, writes David Hargreaves.

Severe winter restrictions on the Severn

Published: Friday, 28 October 2022

THE Canal & River Trust is bringing in severe winter restrictions on the Severn.

Good news at last for Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Friday, 28 October 2022

AFTER the worst summer on record for the Leeds & Liverpool Canal and particularly its moorers, good news at last.