The Jericho fight goes on

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

IT WAS 18 years ago when narrowboatworld reported the story of Jericho Boatyard development in Oxford, but it is still not settled.

Third Leeds & Liverpool closure this week!

Published: Friday, 07 August 2020

THE Leeds & Liverpool Canal has alas another stoppage—the third this week.

Wigan Flight failure closes Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

WE HAVE really lost count of the number of times the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has been closed this year.

'Listing' boat closes Trent & Mersey lock

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

NOT now naming sunken boats—it might scare the nativesthey are called 'listing' boats!

Does C&RT now stand for Cycling & Running Track?

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

AN EXCELLENT suggestions form 'our Man at the Summit' who suggests the new interpretation of the Trust's initials.

Busted cill repaired in four hours

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

THE busted cill of a lock on the Shropshire Union Canal took four hours to repair.

To attempt three and a half marathons in 24 hours

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

A LIFE member of the Chesterfield Canal Trust is to attempt three and a half marathons in 24 hours along its towpath and back.

Massive Trent development at Nottingham

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

A MASSIVE development on the Trent in Nottingham is now taking shape.

Oxford lift bridge inoperable until today

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THE automated Mill Lift Bridge (205) on the Oxford Canal failed yesterday, Tuesday.

Overseas visitors returning to the waterways

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

BOAT hirers from across the world are returning to the waterways for their holidays now that the coronavirus pandemic has eased.