'Design and methodology' closes 'Nine' for a further two weeks

Published: Friday, 02 July 2021

THE continuing fiasco at a 'Rochdale Nine' lock means that boaters are stuck for a further two weeks.

Due for a shock

Published: Thursday, 01 July 2021

I SEE theDaily Express is flogging the waterways as a ideal holiday, writes T. Lang.

Environmental Agency closes Lee Navigation lock

Published: Thursday, 01 July 2021

WARE Lock on the Lee Navigation has been closed by the Environmental Agency.

More work needed on L&L swing bridge

Published: Thursday, 01 July 2021

THE required parts for the broken swing bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal were sourced on Monday.

"We have given up!"

Published: Wednesday, 30 June 2021

AFTER 16 years of enjoying the canals and rivers we have joined the many others who have given up boating, writes Julian Pearce.

Victor proved right

Published: Wednesday, 30 June 2021

VICTOR is certainly being proved right when he told of the unreliable Leeds & Liverpool and Rochdale problems.

Having a swinging time

Published: Wednesday, 30 June 2021

THE trust is having a swinging time these days with swing bridge after swing bridge failing.

Signs, signs and more signs

Published: Monday, 28 June 2021

YELLOW signs, blue signs and now electronic signs! writes John Coxon.

Good— and not so good—volunteers at Marple Flight

Published: Monday, 28 June 2021

WE TOOK the Boy's boat down from Poynton to Portland Basin Marina for some work—excellently doneand returned it a week later, writes Paul Burke.

Bomb scare closes Leeds navigation

Published: Monday, 28 June 2021

A MAGNET 'fisherman' pulling out a 'grenade' from the navigation caused a scare in Leeds over the week-end.