A boost for the Lichfield restoration

Published: Friday, 30 December 2022

THOUGH it was possibly seen as if the Lichfield restoration had fallen by the wayside, this isn't so.

Campaigning for the 'forgotten' pensioners

Published: Wednesday, 28 December 2022

IT WAS in early November that our Keith Gudgin brought in the Express to highlight the problems of rising costs for continuous cruiser pensioners. 

All the best for Christmas and the New Year

Published: Saturday, 24 December 2022

IN WISHING all our readers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year we also wish them a good boating season without so many stoppages.

New swing bridge for the Leeds & Liverpool

Published: Saturday, 24 December 2022

A NEW swing bridge is being commissioned for the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

What winter works?—as three more cancelled!

Published: Thursday, 22 December 2022

WHAT winter works indeed, as five are cancelled already this week!

Selling-off more of its 'family silver'

Published: Thursday, 22 December 2022

THE Canal & River Trust is selling-off more of its 'family silver'.

Caen Hill Flight pumps work will leave boats grounded

Published: Thursday, 22 December 2022

THE long-awaited work on Cain Hill Flight pumps on the Kennet & Avon Canal means the long pound to Crofton will result in low water level.

Briefed by the Department for Business and Energy

Published: Wednesday, 21 December 2022

THE narrowboatworld was briefed by the Department for Business and Energy on Monday (19th December 2022), writes Kelvin Alexander-Duggan.

Two more winter works cancelled

Published: Wednesday, 21 December 2022

THAT long list of winter stoppages looked very impressive indeed, but alas not so now, as two more have been cancelled.

Mercia helps Derbyshire CVS Winter Giving Campaign

Published: Wednesday, 21 December 2022

MERCIA Marina has once again had Santa and his special marina grotto this year.