We couldn't get out!

Published: Friday, 14 October 2022

IT'S OKAY CaRT telling boaters they can now get back to their moorings, but many of us never got out in the first place, writes John Smedley.

Coventry Canal closed for a month

Published: Friday, 14 October 2022

THE Coventry Canal is to be closed at the end of this month until Friday 25th November between Fradley and Streethay.

The cost of all that signage...

Published: Thursday, 13 October 2022

I SPOTTED the transit mini bus in all the Corporate livery, writes Brian D Jarrett.

Leeds & Liverpool Canal open at last—but only for two weeks

Published: Thursday, 13 October 2022

THE Leeds & Liverpool Canal, closed for most of the summer, is at last again open to navigation.

Refugees volunteer to help with Kennet & Avon Canal makeover

Published: Thursday, 13 October 2022

A group of refugees from Afghanistan, Syria, Iran and El Salvador have been working with Canal & River Trust to transform the appearances of a bridge and lock on the Kennet & Avon Canal.

Can't pass in the tunnel!

Published: Wednesday, 12 October 2022

I WONDER if Canal & River Trust realise that Harecastle is a narrow tunnel and boats are not able to pass, asks David Furore.

Only eight passages a week through Harecastle

Published: Wednesday, 12 October 2022

THERE will only be eight passages a week each way through Harecastle Tunnel up to the end of February.

Not enough depth for trip boat

Published: Wednesday, 12 October 2022

THE trip boat, Birdswood, of the Friends of Cromford Canal, is stuck on its moorings due to lack of depth of water.

Area of Chesterfield Canal has suspected Avian Flu

Published: Wednesday, 12 October 2022

BOATERS are being warned to keep their dogs away from an area of the Chesterfield Canal as there have been many bird deaths.

More teams and fewer stoppages

Published: Monday, 10 October 2022

IT IS getting to a stage I believe that the news there were 27 stoppages in September is now no surprise, writes T Lang.