Freight back on Aire & Calder after silly fish deaths claim

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2022

COMMON sense has prevailed with freight resumed on the Aire & Calder Navigation.

Roger Fox our new Senior Reporter

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2022

SINCE the sad demise of Alan Tilbury our Senior Reporter, the position has been vacant.

Boaters march to fight for moorings

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2022

BOATERS are to march on Canal & River Trust’s London office to fight for moorings.

Record number of general call-outs for RCR

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2022

THE rescue company River Canal Rescue (RCR) recorded a record number of general call-outs in 2021.

Leeds & Liverpool lock blockage removed

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2022

DIVERS have removed the blockage from Lock 89 at Wigan, with the navigation reopened.

Floating parade for Birmingham

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2022

A BOATING parade will be part of Birmingham's celebrations in advance of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

New initiative from Baldwin Trust

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2022

THE Baldwin Trust, a local volunteer run charity which provides adapted narrowboat cruises for the community in Leicestershire, has announced the launch of its new initiative, Project Waterside.

Going green through Manchester

Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2022

BOATERS will find a difference when cruising the Manchester canals.

Eunice causes widespread damage

Published: Monday, 14 March 2022

STORM Eunice resulted in hundreds of trees falling on the waterways.

Boaters being hard hit by fuel cost increases

Published: Monday, 14 March 2022

IT IS not only marina based boaters that are being hit by higher fuel prices, but particularly continuous cruisers.