How arrogant is that?

Published: Friday, 03 November 2017

So not only can CaRT fail to repair and keep the system anywhere near an acceptable level and produce highly questionable statistics to try to justify its existence, it can now fail to comply with the law but give itself dispensation. How arrogant is that?

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CaRT operating below minimum safety standards

Published: Wednesday, 01 November 2017

THE Canal & River Trust how now published a list of where it is operating below below minimum safety standards, admitting it has now reached over 1,000 instances.

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Stuck on the Leicester Section

Published: Wednesday, 01 November 2017

A FRIEND told me about your site and that someone had gone up the Soar to get to Norton Junction but learned it was closed having reaching the outskirts of Leicester, and having to turn back, writes Bill Grant.

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Not an emergency

Published: Wednesday, 01 November 2017

IN RESPONSE to our comment concerning Stan and Steph White waiting five days for a call-out to attend a leaking stern gland, Stephanie Horton from River Canal Rescue replies:

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Wildlife plan for Avon island

Published: Wednesday, 01 November 2017

PERSHORE Lock Island on the Avon is to be transformed into a visitor friendly wildlife haven should the public get behind the scheme.

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CaRT boating consultation does not allow suggestions

Published: Monday, 30 October 2017

We recently completed the so called CaRT boating consultation. (After several phone calls to obtain the email link), writes Stewart Downs.

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Tons of rubbish dumped at Harecastle

Published: Monday, 30 October 2017

LORRY loads of rubbish have been dumped by the side of the canal at the eastern end of Harecastle Tunnel.

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Man jailed for molesting woman on boat

Published: Monday, 30 October 2017

A MAN that jumped on to a narrowboat moored at Caversham on the Thames and groped a woman on board has been jailed.

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Victor: Shroppie 'closed until further notice'

Published: Sunday, 29 October 2017

THEY are the disturbing words from Canal & River Trust concerning the problems with the Shropshire Union Canal at Bunbury.

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History repeating itself?

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

THROUGHOUT most of the period during which they existed, British Waterways progressively degenerated into what eventually became CaRT, and CaRT really aren't doing anything much other than elevate BW's short-sighted and bloody-minded incompetence to new levels, writes Tony Dunkley.

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