Too many boat fires

Published: Friday, 18 March 2011

NARROWBOAT fires are at present happening with alarming regularity—very nearly one a week.

Crinan Canal trail

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2011

THE final part of the Dalriada Project, 62 miles of walking routes linking the Crinan Canal was launched on Friday 11th March.

Slow escape

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2011

ALLOTMENT thieves in Chorley used the Leeds & Liverpool Canal to escape with stolen items.

Search for 'charity' people

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2011

AHEAD of next year's launch of a new waterways charity for England and Wales, British Waterways is currently recruiting people with an interest in their local waterway to advise and influence the management of canals and rivers.

Diver missed the river

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2011

A MAN who jumped from a Worcester Bridge into the Severn missed the water hitting a wooden jetty instead, killing himself.

Thames could get new marina

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2011

THERE is the possibility of a new marina on the Thames at Surbiton if a developer gets its way.

Nene water taxi idea

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2011

STILL another idea for a water taxi, this time on the Nene at Peterborough to Flag Fen.

Boaters and the Census

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2011

ALL those living on a boat, whether resident or continuous cruising must complete the 2011 Census, it is a legal requirement.

Wyrley & Essington Canal Pennywort

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2011

ANOTHER waterway that has succumb  to the aggressive  Floating Pennywort is to have it removed.

Anderton Boat Lift opens

Published: Friday, 11 March 2011

THE Anderton Boat Lift connecting the Trent & Mersey Canal with the Weaver will start its visitor season shortly.