All locks chained-up on two canals

Published: Friday, 24 June 2022

THE Canal & River Trust has virtually closed down two canals today, Friday.

New bylaws will make Avon moorings more peaceful

Published: Friday, 24 June 2022

NEW byelaws likely to be approved in Stratford-up-on Avon, which cover the areas used by moorers, will make it much more peaceful.

Still more Ripon woes

Published: Friday, 24 June 2022

ONCE again Oxclose Lock on the Ripon Canal is causing problems.

'Persistant leak' restricts Rochdale after pump installed

Published: Friday, 24 June 2022

THE river pump has been replaced on the Rochdale and the navigation reopened—but...

Winkwell Swing Bridge repaired again

Published: Thursday, 23 June 2022

WINKWELL Swing Bridge on the Grand Union is repaired again, but it continues to be a problem, writes Roger Fox.

Way of life under threat from themselves

Published: Thursday, 23 June 2022

I read this article (Protest Picnic on the Lee Navigation) with interest, writes Peter Foster.

Another Rochdale stoppage makes it risky to cruise

Published: Thursday, 23 June 2022

THIS is the first time ever in over 20 years that we have suggested a canal is 'risky' to cruise, but have no option as regards to the Rochdale Canal.

Major repairs required for Anderton Boat Lift

Published: Thursday, 23 June 2022

THE recent repairs to Anderton Boat Lift disclosed excessive wear on the seals of the west ram which has damaged the ram coating.

Tringford Reservoir recovered

Published: Wednesday, 22 June 2022

FOR many months work has been undertaken on Tringford Reservoir.

The 'Wink' on the blink yet again

Published: Wednesday, 22 June 2022

THE Winkwell Swing Bridge on the Grand Union is on the blink again.