Money for Lune Aqueduct

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

THE Lune Aqueduct on the Lancaster Canal has been awarded a £1m Heritage Lottery Fund grant, with £1.25m of match funding coming from British Waterways.

Countryfile at Ellesmere Port

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

THERE was unusual activity at the National Waterways Museum at Ellesmere Port today (Wednesday) with Countryfile being filmed.

Flats for Devizes Wharf

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011
REVISED plans have been submitted for flats on Devizes Wharf on the Kennet & Avon Canal after objections.

Club to lose its wharf

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

SELLING off Cropredy Wharf on the Oxford Canal will mean that the Banbury & District Canoe Club will loose its wharf, unless the members can find British Waterway's asking price of £130,000.

Residents at Diglis Basin

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

DIGLIS Basin in Worcester at the end of the Worcester & Birmingham Canal has been given permission to have residential boats.

Swing bridge works add to chaos

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

IT IS at present virtual gridlock in Doncaster as three separate road works are in progress, helped by British Waterways closing an 'escape' route over the Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation.

When is a boat not a boat?

Published: Wednesday, 26 January 2011

A BOAT is not a boat when it has a wooden structure built on it for extra living space.

Nothing clear with the diesel

Published: Monday, 24 January 2011

IT SEEMS that the suppliers of diesel to the canal side sellers are still in a quandary about the new bio diesel.

Boats instead of high speed rail

Published: Monday, 24 January 2011

BOATER Terry Fogarty has put forward his own plans as an alternative to the £18 billion high-speed rail link from Birmingham to London, using the waterways.

Another reprieve for Mr Asbo

Published: Monday, 24 January 2011
THE aggressive swan on the Cam in Cambridge has gained another reprieve, so is still in residence.