Another collapsed culvert on Rochdale Canal

Published: Monday, 27 April 2020

UNDER ordinary circumstances it would be the start of the waterways holiday season and a collapsed culvert being a real problem.

Coronavirus: Canal & River Trust to extend boat licences by one month

Published: Sunday, 26 April 2020

 THE Canal & River Trust is extending all boat licences by one month in response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Victor: CaRT wants boats to remain licenced

Published: Sunday, 26 April 2020

THOUGH as we are all aware, we are forbidden to use our boats on the waterways, Richard Parry, asks that you pay your licence.

Closing waterways will prove a very bad decision for the industry

Published: Friday, 24 April 2020

THE decision by Canal & River Trust to close its navigations instead of its towpaths will prove a very bad decision for the waterways industry.

River Canal Rescue launches midi Bilgeaway filter

Published: Friday, 24 April 2020

THE River Canal Rescue (RCR) has extended its range of Bilgeaway filters with the addition of a new smaller midi filter.

More movement on the Ship Canal

Published: Friday, 24 April 2020

OUR own canals are shut down but at least the Manchester Ship Canal is open, Mike Daine tells us.

The smoke screens of not closing towpaths

Published: Thursday, 23 April 2020

I THINK everyone is missing the reason why the Canal & River Trust is outright refusing to close the towpaths, writes Benjamin Deane.

Mere customers of Canal & River Trust

Published: Thursday, 23 April 2020

WITH reference to your article by David Hymers  'How do you close towpaths', writes Wayne Abbott.

Coronavirus killing publications off

Published: Thursday, 23 April 2020

AT THE risk of getting banned again [*please stop boasting of the fact—editor] it looks as if coronavirus is killing the publications off, writes James Henry.

Government removes justification for keeping towpaths open

Published: Wednesday, 22 April 2020

DURING the Downing Street briefing last Saturday, The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Robert Jenrick, removed CaRTs justification for keeping the towpaths open any longer, writes Keith Gudgin.