Electric scooter riders advised to take to towpaths

Published: Monday, 10 December 2018

A COMPANY selling electric scooters is advising its customers to take to the towpaths.

Dangerous wakeboarding on Birmingham canals

Published: Monday, 10 December 2018

BE VERY careful indeed if cruising the Birmingham canals as Wakeboading is taking over.

Allowing locks and pounds to dry out

Published: Monday, 10 December 2018

I HAVE thought for quite a while that allowing locks and pounds to dry out is detrimental, writes T. Lang.

Clearing the Thames river bed

Published: Monday, 10 December 2018

LEAVING the Richmand Half Tide Lock gates open when the tide went out had an advantage.

Victor: Chickens home to roost?

Published: Sunday, 09 December 2018

THE continuing failures of lock and approach walls are certainly bringing the 'chickens home to roost'.

Statistics of robberies on towpaths

Published: Friday, 07 December 2018

THOUGH Canal & River Trust have given us pages and pages of statistics over the years I cannot find any concerning the number of attacks/robberies on its towpaths, writes James Henry.

Kennet & Avon 'closed until further notice'

Published: Friday, 07 December 2018

THE collapse of an approach chamber wall at a lock has closed the Kennet & Avon Canal at Semington.

Development raises questions

Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

YOUR report on the the local MP [Development at the Clayton Triangle] raises a few questions, writes Martin Cox.

Sculpture marks Mercia's 10th anniversary

Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

A SPECTACULAR sculpture created by a renowned artist has been unveiled to mark Mercia Marina’s 10th anniversary.

Teenagers suspected of firing narrowboat

Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

POLICE have interviewed two teenage boys after a narrowboat was deliberately set alight.