Narrowboat financed by dead patients

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

A NHS employee forged documents and a will to steal from dead patients, buying a narrowboat with the proceeds.

Died trying to swim Trent

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

THE body of 19 years old Daniel Hulland, has been retrieved from the Trent in Nottingham after he failed to swim across the river.

Park and float

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

AFTER the success of its Park and Float scheme last year, Doncaster Council this weekend started it again with the boat Wyre Lady.

Promise of visitor moorings

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

THE developers of the new marina that is at present being constructed in Becket's Park on the Nene at Northampton promise that visitor moorings will be available.

Art for the Kennet & Avon

Published: Monday, 03 May 2010

TO CELEBRATE the 200th anniversary of the Kennet & Avon Canal, public art work is planned for the towpath of the canal.

Boater arrested on suspicion of boat murder

Published: Saturday, 01 May 2010

A BOATER has been arrested on suspicion of murder of a fellow boater after a fight on a narrowboat by Bridge 212 near Dutton on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Attempt to save boatyard

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010
ANOTHER ATTEMPT is underway to save the derelict Taylor's Boatyard on the Chester Canal in the town, following the failed one in 2008.

War graves desecrated for canal

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE graves of British soldiers who died fighting in the First World War are being desecrated to make way for a new waterway in northern France.

Saturn on the Llangollen

Published: Friday, 30 April 2010

THE hundred year old fly boat Saturn in travelling the Llangollen in May including an educational trip.

Here's where our money goes

Published: Thursday, 29 April 2010

MANY thousands of pounds are being spent on a wheelchair ramp at Weston Lock on the Trent & Mersey Canal that has no purpose whatsoever, yet taking away valuable mooring space