Death taking selfies on bridge pipe

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

THOUGH the pipe running alongside the bridge over the canal at Bootle is protected, teenagers are still getting on to it with one falling onto the towpath to his death.

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Danger of unmaintained towpath

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

THE lack of maintenance of the towpath in Rickmansworth on the Grand Union Canal is causing sinkholes to appear.

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CaRT to take over Basingstoke Canal

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

The following is from the Inland Waterways Association web site, Turning point for the Basingstoke Canal, writes Bill Ridgeway.

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Proud owner of ex Canaltime boat

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

I AM WRITING in reply to the article [Old Canaltime boats] by Conrad Palin, writes Geoff Dickson.

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Lack of instruction

Published: Friday, 27 October 2017

I see this is the season of Canaltime bashing, so let me show you a picture.

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Better at Alrewas with no Canaltime

Published: Thursday, 26 October 2017

I was very pleased to hear that Canaltime are no longer based on the Trent & Mersey Canal at Sawley.

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Old Canaltime boats

Published: Thursday, 26 October 2017

WHILST many boat hire companies produce new builds for their fleet year upon year, Canaltime does not, with its fleet very old indeed, writes, Conrad Palin.

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Boater rushed to hospital after falling in canal

Published: Thursday, 26 October 2017

A BOATER was rushed to hospital after missing her step after a visit to a pub and falling into the Trent & Mersey Canal at Kidsgrove.

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Water points at Fazeley

Published: Thursday, 26 October 2017

Just to be clear, there are two water points at Fazeley, only the one by the old CaRT offices is going.

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EU still intends to sue over red diesel

Published: Wednesday, 25 October 2017

THE European Union has confirmed that it still intends taking our government to court over our current law allowing boaters to use red diesel at reduced taxation.

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