All quiet on the Coventry

Published: Monday, 25 January 2021

ALL quiet indeed on the Coventry Canal at a snow-bound Hopwas this morning.  Picture by Keith Gudgin.

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Victor believes we should not overlook the work of the teams

Published: Monday, 25 January 2021

ALL too often there are complaints about the work of contractors that are now let loose on our waterways.

Canal & River Trust to the rescue

Published: Saturday, 23 January 2021

CRITICAL situation at Wychnor, but two CaRT employees I met were on the case—good to see, and I told them so, writes Ralph Freeman.

Not a lot of good news for those on the Shroppie

Published: Saturday, 23 January 2021

WITH breaches, landslides and now trees blocking the Shropshire Union Canal, it's not very good for boaters.

Worries over river marina with solid berths

Published: Friday, 22 January 2021

THOUGH most river marinas have floating pontoons that rise in floods keeping boats safe, there is one notable exception, writes the editor, Tom Crossley.

They were a menace

Published: Thursday, 21 January 2021

JOE Pullen's article about vandals in the past brought back a few memories, writes James Henry.

Storm causing havoc on the waterways

Published: Thursday, 21 January 2021

THE storm has caused a further breach on the Shropshire Union Canal and a landslide has closed the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Northern canals suffer in flood

Published: Thursday, 21 January 2021

IT IS the northern canals that have suffered in the recent torrential rainfall, with damage and debris along the Aire & Calder and  Calder & Hebble river navigations.

Where are the 'vandals'?

Published: Thursday, 21 January 2021

IN BETWEEN lockdowns last year I once more took to the canals for a boating holiday, writes Joe Pullen.

It's better by water!

Published: Wednesday, 20 January 2021

HERE'S a picture of the Grand Union summit towpath just south of Bulbourne Junction yesterday.