Toddbrook: A cover-up?

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

I HAVE been reading with interest the various articles in narrowboatworld regarding CaRT’s ‘cover-up’ and feel I must comment, writes Allan Richards.

Had to swap our duties

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

JOHN Stewart is quite right that, on many narrowboats, it is the husband who steers the boat into and out of locks while the wife is on the bank working the gates and paddles, writes Graham Booth.

Being patronising

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

JOHN Stewart from New Zealand wins this week’s prize for being patronising, writes Julie Phelps.

One of the 'poor' boating ladies

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

IN RESPONSE to Mr Stewart 's email I would like to say that I am one of the 'poor' boating ladies who always works the locks, writes Diane Long.

What pratical use of Toddbrook Reservoir Report?

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

What is the practical use of completing a 'Reservoir Surveillance Inspection Report' form? Asks Bill Ridgeway.

Life-saving throw-lines for the Trent

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

THE death of a boy in the Trent has prompted a paramedic to design throw-lines being installed all along the river.

Open Weekend at Stourbridge

Published: Monday, 07 October 2019

ONCE again Stourbridge Navigation Trust is staging its annual Open Weekend this month.

Victor: You should not have said that mate

Published: Sunday, 06 October 2019

THAT hire boater from New Zealand who thought men are idle steering whilst women worked the locks has been well censored!

'Shame on you idle men' says a New Zealander

Published: Friday, 04 October 2019

HAVING been refused by one web publication I am trying yours, as you quote 'telling it like it is', so we shall see, writes John Stewart.

Marina awarded county coffee shop of the year

Published: Friday, 04 October 2019

THE Boathouse at White Mills Marina has been awarded Northamptonshire Coffee Shop of the Year.