Lack of water? Really?

Published: Thursday, 30 April 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS just received from CaRT say that the Leeds & Liverpool, Macclesfield and Peak Forest canals are to be closed due to lack of water.

Driver must pay to remove van from Thames

Published: Thursday, 30 April 2020

DURING the middle of last Saturday night residents near Folly Bridge on the Thames at Oxford heard the roar of a vehicle then a crash followed by a splash.

Now the Leeds & Liverpool Canal is closed

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

ONCE again using the reason/excuse 'to protect water resources', Canal & River Trust have closed the Leeds & Liverpool Canal yesterday, (Tuesday).

Fit for purpose?

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

THE Canal & River Trust want us to give them money but they still cut down our access and manoeuvrability, writes Keith Gudgin.

Otters in the Avon

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

OTTERS have been seen on the banks and in the water of the Avon at Stratford.

Take care when exercising near water tells fire service

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

CHESHIRE Fire and Rescue Service are urging people to take extra care when exercing near water.

Macclesfield and Peak Forest canals closed.

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

YESTERDAY, Tuesday, saw the closure by Canal & River Trust of both the Macclesfield and Peak Forest canals.

CaRT promoting towpaths for exercing

Published: Wednesday, 29 April 2020

I TOO, saw the programme (Promoting towpaths for exercising) writes Dugald Campbell.

No way José!

Published: Monday, 27 April 2020

IT IS just a few hours since we published the article from the Canal & river Trust, concerning extending boat licences that has already promoted responses.

BBC television promotes the towpaths for coronavirus exercising

Published: Monday, 27 April 2020

BBC Northwest gave the Canal & River Trust a boost to use its towpaths for exercise in direct contravention to the government's advice.