More Caen Hill fish go

Published: Wednesday, 06 April 2011

ONCE again fish have been removed from Caen Hill Flight on the Kennet & Avon Canal at Devizes as they are eating damsel flies and aquatic plants.

Adjacent landowners responsibility

Published: Wednesday, 06 April 2011

I would like to see if there is support by your readers for a campaign to include in the forthcoming legislation re-structuring British Waterways a requirement on adjacent landowners to keep the navigation and towpath clear of vegetation—or indeed anything else, writes Mike Todd.

Money for rowing club

Published: Wednesday, 06 April 2011

THE Waterways Trust has given a grant—its second—to a Thames rowing club.

BW came out worse in cancellation

Published: Monday, 04 April 2011

IT HAS just been confirmed that British Waterways came out worse when the Liverpool Boat Show was cancelled, paying much more than Liverpool City Council.

Breakthrough for NABO

Published: Monday, 04 April 2011

IT WAS the narrowboatworld article, Ultra Vires, some three months ago that alerted the public to the significance of the British Waterways vs Davies case (a continuous cruiser that moved very little).

Another marina for Ashby Canal

Published: Friday, 01 April 2011

AT THE third attempt plans have been passed for a new marina at Market Bosworth on the Ashby Canal.

Dumping the waterways

Published: Friday, 01 April 2011

IN AN amusing Freudian slip, the consultation document, A New Era for the Waterways is stored on the web as a file named 110330-waterways-condoc.

In danger of neglect and decay

Published: Friday, 01 April 2011

ENGLISH Heritage is embarking on a project to find out how much of the country's industrial heritage is in danger of neglect, decay, and to raise the debate about what needs saving and how.

More volunteers wanted

Published: Friday, 01 April 2011

IT SEEMS everyone is seeking volunteers, with now the Kennet & Avon Canal Trust appealing for volunteers to help crew and maintain its narrowboat, Kenavon Venture.

Rochdale Canal floods

Published: Thursday, 31 March 2011

A ROAD and car park were flooded yesterday (Wednesday) after suspected vandals opened all the paddles on a lock gate on the Rochdale Canal.