Woman dies in Stone boat fire

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

A NARROWBOAT caught fire in the ear;ly hours of this morning (Thursday) with a woman and her dog loosing their lives.

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Signs at regular intervals

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

CONTINUING his views on the possibility of signage to slow down those speeding cyclists, Brian D Jarrett writes.

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Small marina to boost development plan

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

TO HELP get planning permission for development by the side of waterways, moorings are now usually included to further the chance of success.

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The Trust won't like this!

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

A contributor to the Manchester Evening News gave a resume of the cons of living by the local canals, that Canal & River Trust will not like.

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Lee Navigation oil still spreading

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

THE oil spill into the Lee Navigation is still spreading with boaters told not to move.

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Hope again for Worcester Severn bridge

Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

IT WAS nine years ago that narrowboatworld carried the story of a new pedestrain/cycle bridge over the Severn at Worcester.

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Mooring charges for continuous cruisers

Published: Wednesday, 21 February 2018

IT IS clear that David Parsons (Cruising and mooring charges) has made his mind up how he will take to the water, writes Sid Haworth.

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Will not respect signage

Published: Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Brian D Jarratt writes "Unfortunately the 'management' appears to live in the bubble assuming all people behave in a considerate manner!"

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Norbury Festival is back

Published: Wednesday, 21 February 2018

THE vehicle parking problem that prevented Norbury Festival from being staged last year has been solved.

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Good idea to slow the cyclists

Published: Wednesday, 21 February 2018

ONE of our regular contributors, Brian D Jarrett has a rather good idea to attempt to stop those mad Strava cyclists making our towpaths so dangerous.

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