Ashby Canal running out of water

Published: Friday, 14 August 2020

THE  22 miles long pound af the Ashby Canal (coupled with 14 miles of the Coventry) is running out of water.

Coxhead Swing Bridge by 'appointment only'

Published: Friday, 14 August 2020

COXHEAD Swing Bridge (20) on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal can now only be accessed by appointment.

Union Canal breached

Published: Friday, 14 August 2020

THE Scottish Union Canal has breached in the torrential rain of Wednesday, draining its entire 30 miles long pound.

Cracks close Thames Hammersmith Bridge

Published: Friday, 14 August 2020

THE worsening of an existing crack in Hammersmith Suspension Bridge has caused its complete closure.

Equal funding for walkers

Published: Thursday, 13 August 2020

SO THE Canal & River Trust wants equal funding for towpath walkers as that of cyclists, asks Keith Gudgin.

Plans to transform 100 miles of towpath

Published: Thursday, 13 August 2020

THAT was the headline in an edition of The Times this week, outlining Canal & River Trust's new plans to upgrade its towpaths for walkers.

Massive decline in the state of our canals

Published: Thursday, 13 August 2020

MY HUSBAND and I have owned a narrowboat now for 14 years and have noticed a massive decline in the state of our canals and locks, write Peter and Janet Tkaczuk.

Unable to experience the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Published: Wednesday, 12 August 2020

A BOAT hirer from abroad was unable to experience the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct that was the intention of his trip.

Parry wants equal funding for walkers as cyclists

Published: Wednesday, 12 August 2020

THE Chief Executive, of Canal & River Trust, Richard Parry, says he wants equal funding for towpath walkers as that of cyclists.

Vandals prevent entry or exit to Trent at Nottingham

Published: Wednesday, 12 August 2020

FOR this week there will be no entry to or exit from the Trent at Meadow Lane Lock in Nottingham.