Winter stoppage no longer required

Published: Friday, 17 December 2021

THE Canal & River Trust has decided that the winter stoppage on the Calder & Hebble is no longer required so it has been cancelled.

Underfloor boat heating does not work

Published: Thursday, 16 December 2021

I WAS most interested to read of the person who was offered a boat with underfloor heating, writes Jean Bostock.

Aston Expressway work likely to have significant effect on navigation

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

WORK on the Aston Expressway will most likely prove to have a significant effect on navigation.

Slowly does it—again

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

IT IS slowly does it—againon the repair to a lock wall at Gargrave on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

The latest in 'narrow boating'

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

I AM in the market for a new narrowboat, the old one having given 20 years of good service, writes Vincent Naylor..

Kennet & Avon reopens today

Published: Monday, 13 December 2021

THE breach on the Kennet & Avon Canal has been repaired with the navigation reopened at noon today, Monday.

Milestone moment for Wey & Arun Trust volunteers

Published: Monday, 13 December 2021

IT WAS a milestone moment for volunteers of the Wey & Arun Canal Trust at the Tickner’s Heath road crossing project at Alfold.

New marina for Stratford

Published: Monday, 13 December 2021

APTLY named the Shakespeare Marina, this new marina in Stratford will be open for business early next year.

Explaining the name of Dover Locks pub

Published: Friday, 10 December 2021

WHILST your article about the fire at Dover Locks pub is correct in saying that there are no locks there, it might be of interest to extend the article to explain the name, writes Mike Todd.

More rail bridge work could cause stoppage

Published: Friday, 10 December 2021

FURTHER to the work on a rail bridge over the Coventry Canal that will cause navigation stoppage, another is planned over another waterway.