Body in canal

Published: Friday, 17 January 2020

THE body of a man was discovered in the Shropshire Union Canal yesterday morning.

Boat sinkings

Published: Friday, 17 January 2020

AS MANY 'newby' boat owners and hirers are now planning their cruises for the year, it is perhaps time to consider the dangers of boating.

More volunteers wanted

Published: Thursday, 16 January 2020

THE Canal & River Trust is advertising for more volunteers to take over more jobs.

Taken a good decision

Published: Thursday, 16 January 2020

I WAS most pleased to read the article by Mike Daine, as it says what many believe, writes T. Lang.

Predicted the decline

Published: Wednesday, 15 January 2020

I HAVE often read (in amazement, horror and amusement) your very informative web site, writes Mike Daine.

'White elephant' lock opens again

Published: Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Three Mills Lock that has been closed for repairs since October 2017 has re-opened.

Still no repair for canal bridge

Published: Wednesday, 15 January 2020

THE repairs to a bridge over the Grand Union Canal that was damaged in May last year have been put back again.

No end date for Caldon stoppage

Published: Monday, 13 January 2020

IT WOULD seem that the Caldon Canal will be closed for some time.

Would you believe it?

Published: Monday, 13 January 2020

THE latest announcement from Canal & River Trust is that towpaths get muddy when it rains!

Better away from water

Published: Monday, 13 January 2020

OVER the week-end four of us tramped the Oxford Canal towpath, clocking up a decent mileage (for us), writes Ted Philips.