Keeping boats moving—on an empty pound!

Published: Thursday, 24 March 2022

THE Canal & River Trust really mean to keep boats moving these days—even when no water in the pound!

No more running on towpaths says doctor

Published: Thursday, 24 March 2022

A DOCTOR, desperately attempting to avoid a fast cyclist on the towpath fell into Limehouse Cut.

Varied capacity of reservoirs

Published: Thursday, 24 March 2022

The latest water holdings published by CaRT in its latest published Reservoir Watch table are either good news or bad news depending on where you are boating, writes Roger Fox.

Victor discovers the 'Bargees' have dropped themselves in it

Published: Sunday, 20 March 2022

I RECKON that the National Bargees Travellers Association have well and truly dropped themselves in it, showing their true colours.

Continuous cruiser licence means cruising continuously

Published: Saturday, 19 March 2022

I'VE TOLD it before and I've been slated for it, which I expect will happen again here. If you buy a continuous cruiser licence then cruise continuously! Writes John Coxon.

Around 30 trees blown down on the Mon & Brec

Published: Friday, 18 March 2022

IN ADDITION to the tree that damaged the Mon & Brec at Cross Oak there have been many more blocking the waterway.

Another broken collar

Published: Friday, 18 March 2022

ANOTHER broken collar on a lock gate has closed a waterway.

Continuous cruiser is incensed

Published: Friday, 18 March 2022

AS A continuous cruiser who abides by the rules I am incensed by the two people who complain they move three miles there and back once every six months, but stopped by 'no mooring' signs, writes Barry Fowkes.

Mon & Brec culvert stoppage extended

Published: Friday, 18 March 2022

THE stoppage on the Mon & Brec has had to be extended.

River Canal Rescue is going global

Published: Friday, 18 March 2022

THE inland waterways rescue service River Canal Rescue (RCR) is going global.