Stupid cows too!

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

IT IS not only stupid people who risk drowning from walking on the frozen canals, but animals too.

Two missing from capsized boat

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

A BOAT with six passengers capsized on the freezing Thames, with two passengers still missing.

Another falls through the ice

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

Another man has been found dead in a waterway after falling through the ice on the Erewash Canal.

Dogs hung on canal bridge

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

A WOMAN received a terrible shock when she discovered two dogs hung by their necks from Fairfield Bridge 46 on the Ashby Canal.

Idiots galore

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

PEOPLE are ignoring warning that the ice on canals is not safe, and even jumping about on the frozen waterways.

The show goes on

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

THOUGH virtually everything came to a standstill over the recent bad weather, it did not stop the Stourbridge Santa Boat Trips operating on the Stourbridge Canal.

More boat fires

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

THE recent cold spell has brought more boat fires, with two  reported within the last seven days.

Doubts over new marina

Published: Monday, 03 January 2011

THE plan to construct a new marina on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal could be another that never sees the light of day.

Where is the money coming from?

Published: Thursday, 30 December 2010

DESPITE this being a season of goodwill, I cannot relate the British Waterways management's apparently relaxed attitude to the future funding of our waterways, writes Mike Stone.

Woman dies rescuing her dog

Published: Wednesday, 29 December 2010

A WOMAN was found with her dog under the ice of the frozen Cherwell—part of the Oxford Canal.