Could not remove sunken boat

Published: Wednesday, 08 November 2017

THE Peak Forest Canal has been further closed since Friday with a sunken boat near Woody Footbridge.

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There is graffiti and graffiti

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

WE ARE told of the 'fantastic job' the Canal & River Trust do of clearing off graffiti, and that it is a constant battle, writes T. Lang.

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What will they find this time?

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

THE 'Open Week-end' at Banbury Lock in the town sees the first of the lock viewing season as Canal & River Trust shows off its lock repairs throughout the winter, but what will be found when it is emptied?

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Towpath cyclist puts man in hospital

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

A SPEEDING cyclist on the towpath of the Ouse in York struck a walker who suffered head injuries when he struck its hard surface.

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Speeding to and from work

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

I don't know if there is an official record of people being hit by cyclists on towpaths, but there is a London website that has listed quite a few, writes Shaun Collins.

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What happened to the 'Ribble Pidler'?

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

My husband and I were one of the first to use the new Ribble Link, linking the river to the Lancaster Canal, and well remember the 'Ribble Piddler' as the statue was soon to be called, but this year it has gone.

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Not real grease!

Published: Monday, 06 November 2017

We were recently on the Trent & Mersey, when we came across a CaRT person seemingly greasing the paddle gear on a lock.

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More towpath attacks

Published: Friday, 03 November 2017

SINCE publishing the article concerning towpath attacks, people have contacted us concerning more such towpath attacks during this year.

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The dangerous towpaths

Published: Friday, 03 November 2017

THOUGH of course many towpaths attacks go unreported, the one yesterday, on the Rochdale Canal brings the 'official' list up to date.

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Boaters don't want wine bar

Published: Friday, 03 November 2017

THE plans to turn the Barge Inn at Honeystreet on the Kennet & Avon Canal into a wine bar has met with great opposition.

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