Cow stolen

Published: Monday, 19 March 2018

A COW has been stolen from the side of the Nene at Ramsey, in the Fens.

Read more ...

An inaccurate survey

Published: Monday, 19 March 2018

THE Worcester Canal Group is asking people to take photographs of the wildlife on the Worcester & Birmingham Canal as a survey to ascertain what lives on the water,

Read more ...

Victor: The Middlewich Branch failure

Published: Sunday, 18 March 2018

YOU really have to feel sorry for the hire companies attempting to operate in this day and age on the waterways.

Read more ...

Middlewich Branch Breach

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

Middlewich Aqueduct goneTHE Canal & River Trust statement that there has been an embankment failure on the Middlewich Branch was an understatement!

Read more ...

Gongoozler: Mooring and signage

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

WALKING along towpaths I notice that there is often no standardisation of the signage to distinguish between short and longer term moorings.

Read more ...

Breach closes Middlewich Branch

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

AN EMBANKMENT failure on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal has closed the waterway.

Read more ...

Authorities damned for slow response to environmental disaster

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

IT WAS the end of January that the Lee saw its worst environmental disaster when engine oil was pumped into the waterway.

Read more ...

Mental Health Awareness training at RCR

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

IN ORDER to be able to more effectively support people with a suspected or diagnosed mental health condition, 14 staff from River Canal Rescue recently attended a one day Mental Health Awareness training course at its Stafford head office.

Read more ...

Participating in the survey

Published: Friday, 16 March 2018

TODAY I received an invitation to participate in the latest CaRT Survey,writes Roger Fox.

Read more ...

Cruising the Foss

Published: Thursday, 15 March 2018

MOST boaters are unaware that in addition to the Ouse in York, the city has another navigable river.

Read more ...