A stupid thing to do

Published: Wednesday, 18 December 2019

THE article about the boater who risked navigating the flooding Soar finishing up on a weir has raised a few comments.

Boater rescued off Thurmaston Weir in Soar flood

Published: Monday, 16 December 2019

A BOATER and his boat had to be rescued from the flooded Soar after ending up on Thurmaston Weir.

Get to know your boat's engine and electrics

Published: Monday, 16 December 2019

THE River Canal Rescue (RCR) has announced dates for its 2020 boat and engine maintenance and electrics
courses.

The winter works

Published: Monday, 16 December 2019

THE Canal & River Trust tells that 118  lock gates leaves are due to be replaced with over 100 having been made.

Victor: Who is kidding who?

Published: Sunday, 15 December 2019

SURPRISE, surprise—Canal & River Trust is spending more than last year on 'Winter Maintenance'.

Long life lock gates for Kennet & Avon Canal

Published: Thursday, 12 December 2019

THE  Canal & River Trust is to trial a set of new ‘long life’ lock gates on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

Broadband problems to be solved at Sawley Marina

Published: Thursday, 12 December 2019

BROADBAND at Sawley Marina has been something of a hit and miss affair in the past but all is to change.

Thief leaped into canal to escape police

Published: Thursday, 12 December 2019

 AFTER a spate of thefts from Bentley Bridge Retail Park in Wednesfield, police staged a swoop.

Lock cottage for sale

Published: Thursday, 12 December 2019

WITH most of the lock cottages now sold off it is not often there is the chance of buying one, but one is for sale on the Stort.

Avon bridge work finished

Published: Thursday, 12 December 2019

THE navigation restrictions through Clopton Bridge at Stratford-upon-Avon have now been lifted with the work completed.