Sponsored walk raised £8,000

Published: Friday, 14 June 2019

THE people at the Wey & Arun Trust certainly know how to raise funds for its restoration work

Too much water closes Llangollen Canal

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2019

THE worry these days is too little water closing canals, but the downpour this week has been too much for the Llangollen.

Wolverley landslip unstable

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2019

THE landslip that closed the Staffs & Worcs in March has proved unstable due to the excess of rain.

CaRT gets £3m from Postcode Lottery

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2019

ALREADY this year Canal & River Trust has received nearly £3 millions from the People's Postcode Lottery.

It IS a marina that is planned!

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2019

THE 'mystery' of the development by the Chesterfield Canal near Stockwith is that it is for a marina.

Local firm lends a hand in canal restoration

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2019

A TEAM from pharmaceutical firm Sanofi swapped their desks for a day in the countryside last week to help out the Wey & Arun Canal Trust’s restoration work.

David: Real problem of rubbish

Published: Wednesday, 12 June 2019

FROM a boater's perspective the real problem is the rubbish in the water, which then tangles
round the prop.

Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival

Published: Wednesday, 12 June 2019

TAKING in three counties the Chesterfield Canal Walking Festival is billed as the biggest canal walking event in the country.

Two major new events at Mercia

Published: Wednesday, 12 June 2019

FINAL preparations are being made for two major new events which are expected to attract hundreds
of visitors to Mercia Marina.

Stoke Bruerne Flight closed

Published: Wednesday, 12 June 2019

Stoke Bruerne Flight on the Grand Union is closed to navigation.