Victor: Still don't know what to do about Toddbrook Reservoir

Published: Sunday, 17 November 2019

THE Canal & River Trust still does not know what to do about the damaged Toddbrook Reservoir.

CaRT responsible for worse flooding of town

Published: Friday, 15 November 2019

REFUSING to open a sluice gate in Worksop, Canal & River Trust exacerbated flooding where people had to be rescued from chest-high water, a council leader told the BBC.

Leed & Liverpool culvert repaired

Published: Friday, 15 November 2019

THE damaged culvert on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has been repaired and the navigation reopened.

Trust launches Crowdfunding campaign

Published: Friday, 15 November 2019

AS A result of the success of two ambitious bridge building projects, the Wey & Arun Trust has launched a Crowdfunding campaign to help continue the success.

Shy away from dredging

Published: Friday, 15 November 2019

Why O why do water authorities shy away from dredging? Asks Brian D Jarrett.

Should properly dredge rivers

Published: Thursday, 14 November 2019

Recent events and reports have again opened up opinion on the pros and cons of dredging rivers, writes Howard Clarke.

Here we go again!

Published: Thursday, 14 November 2019

ONCE again the Lune Embankment on the Lancaster Canal is in need of repair.

Ignore flood warning lights on the Witham

Published: Thursday, 14 November 2019

BOATERS are being advised to ignore the flood warning lights on Stamp End Lock on the Witham as out of action.

Montgomery gets permission for Schoolhouse Bridge

Published: Thursday, 14 November 2019

THE Montgomery Waterway Restoration Trust has received planning permission for the reconstruction of Schoolhouse Bridge on the Montgomery Canal, near Oswestry

David: Failed freight schemes

Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2019


Another freight scheme that Victor might have mentioned, was the BACAT scheme.