Work started on Audlem breach

Published: Monday, 08 February 2021

THE contractors are now at work on the breach on the audlem Flight.

HS2 withdraws objection to Chesterfield Canal restoration plans

Published: Monday, 08 February 2021

HS2 has withdrawn its objection regarding the Chesterfield Canal restoration plans.

Another spate of selling-off?

Published: Friday, 05 February 2021

FOLLOWING the news that Canal & River Trust are selling-off the Stop House come rumours of others being prepared for the chop.

Anderton Boat Lift needs to be tested

Published: Friday, 05 February 2021

ANDERTON Boat Lift needs to be tested after the recent flood damage.

Further work needed before the Rochdale opens

Published: Friday, 05 February 2021

THE mechanical failure that closed Grimshaw Lane Bridge (75A) on the Rochdale Canal needs further work.

Braunston Stop House likely to be sold

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2021

THE Canal & River Trust is to sell its Braunston Stop House.

Fibreoptic broadband for all Mercia boats

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2021

ALL the boats at Mercia Marina now have the benefit of superfast wired fibreoptic broadband.

Pumping water to restore Shroppie water levels

Published: Thursday, 04 February 2021

WATER pumps have now been installed to restore the water levels lost by a breach on the Shropshire Union Canal.

Two missing as car discovered in Trent

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2021

THE flooding Trent is at present stopping police investigating a submerged car in which are believed to be two people.

Drugs, booze and canals do not mix

Published: Wednesday, 03 February 2021

A MAN drowned in the Leeds & Liverpool Canal after downing booze and ketamine with pals, then stumbling into the waterway.