Marple Flight open with restrictions

Published: Thursday, 12 July 2018

AS THERE has been no further movement with the wall of Lock 11 on the Marple Flight it has been re-opened, but with restrictions.

Huddersfield Narrow closed once again

Published: Thursday, 12 July 2018

THE Huddersfield Narrow Canal is closed once again 'until further notice'.

Boring to Boston

Published: Thursday, 12 July 2018

MY APOLOGIES for not writing for the past few months, but only just back on the waterways, writes James Henry.

T&M closed in three places!

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

THERE is little doubt that the constant lack of maintenance is catching up, with the Trent & Mersey Canal now closed in three places.

Boaters getting the blame

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

TWO stoppages on the Trent & Mersey with boaters getting the blame!

We will never know

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

Wayne Abbott asks 'How much did the re-branding cost?', writes Bill Ridgeway.

New 200 spaces car park for Mercia

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

A distinctive £85,000 footbridge has been craned into place at Mercia Marina ahead of the opening of a new 200 spaces overflow car park later this year.

How much did the re-branding cost?

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

How much did it cost this time to re-brand, Mr Parry? Asks Wayne Abbott.

Braunston pub for sale

Published: Wednesday, 11 July 2018

RECENTLY named by the Guardian as one of the ten best canal-side pubs, the Admiral Nelson in Braunston is up for sale.

Marple closed again

Published: Tuesday, 10 July 2018

ANY boater considering the Marple Flight these days can surely be advised to give it a miss.