Man too engrossed on his phone steps into canal lock

Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

A MAN obviously too engrossed on his phone turned off a walkway and walked straight into a lock!

A new meaning for cat burglars

Published: Thursday, 06 December 2018

A NEW meaning was given to the the phrase 'cat burglars' on the Oxford Canal.

Man robbed and pushed into canal

Published: Wednesday, 05 December 2018

FOUR boys have been arrested after a man was robbed then pushed into the Trent & Mersey Canal.

They ignore basic common sense

Published: Wednesday, 05 December 2018

THE two articles covering the subject of abuse towards anglers by canoeists is just adding to the issues being experienced by waterway users in general, write Kevin McNiff.

Plans to cut drink drownings in Oxford

Published: Wednesday, 05 December 2018

DRINKERS in Oxford have been classified as 'high risk' due to drownings caused by the influence of alcohol.

Start on restoration of Montgomery Canal bridge

Published: Wednesday, 05 December 2018

PLANS for the next stages of the restoration of the Montgomery Canal take a further step this week.

Call for derelict L&L eyesore to be developed

Published: Wednesday, 05 December 2018

MP CALLS for derelict site by Leeds & Liverpool Canal to be developed.

The canoeists and anglers controversy

Published: Monday, 03 December 2018

YOUR article this morning about the controversy between canoeists and anglers prompts me to write to you, tells Gordon Dwyer.

Woman saved from drowning in canal

Published: Monday, 03 December 2018

A YOUNG woman was saved from drowning in a Wolverhampton canal by a police officer.

Conflict between canoeists and anglers

Published: Monday, 03 December 2018

CANOEISTS are demanding 'a right to roam' charter to address problems with anglers.