Obstruction removed from Rochdale Nine

Published: Wednesday, 17 June 2020

THE obstruction preventing a lock from being operated on the Rochdale Nine has been removed.

Cannot blame CaRT

Published: Wednesday, 17 June 2020

I can understand Sheila Hawkins’ concern about the ‘pushers’ on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal, writes Martin Howes.

Who is kidding who?

Published: Tuesday, 16 June 2020

The picture [of the damaged lock gate at Watford Flight]  shows clearly the failure of the timber around the collar of the gate in question, writes Roger Fox.

More of you 'memories' today

Published: Tuesday, 16 June 2020

CLICK—MEMORIES

Deathly silence

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

WITH all the publicity surrounding those women being pushed into the Worcester & Birmingham Canal why not any response from Canal & River Trust asks Sheila Hawkins?

Another warning about the Soar

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

AND still they come—warnings about that sand bank on the Soar.

Yobs have time on their hands

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

I NOTICED that the gang indulging in the pastime of pushing young women into the canal are judged to be between 14 and 17 writes Jim Cracken.

More women pushed into canal

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

FOLLOWING on our report of two women pushed into a canal, the police are investigating a total of five in one evening.

Is it another body?

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

AN INQUEST into a drowning last year in the Rochdale Nine heard that it was the 28th in the waterway.

Victor: Not so much 'wellbeing'

Published: Sunday, 14 June 2020

THERE is certainly not so much of the often acclaimed 'wellbeing' on the towpaths these days.