Angling is dying out

Published: Monday, 29 October 2018

 ANGLING is a dying pastime according to Mark Lloyd, Chief Executive of the Angling Trust.

They were not forgotten

Published: Monday, 29 October 2018

AS A tribute to boatmen who served in the forces and were killed, poppies are to be released from Anderton Boat Lift to commemorate.

Huddersfield Narrow re-opens

Published: Monday, 29 October 2018

ENGINEERS have inspected the leaking lock on the Huddersfield Narrow Canal and decided it is safe to use.

Clear-out starts at Bulbourne

Published: Monday, 29 October 2018

THE clear-out of the machinery and materials at Bulbourne Workshops has at last begun, our 'Man on the Summit' reports.

RCR to rescue stranded cruisers in France

Published: Sunday, 28 October 2018

FOLLOWING the recent flash flooding in France, River Canal Rescue has been called upon to rescue stranded boats.

Is it another CaRT clanger?

Published: Friday, 26 October 2018

I AM thinking that closing navigation on the Shroppie for six weeks to clean a bridge is another mis-information clanger from CaRT, writes T. Lang.

Why six weeks bridge closure?

Published: Friday, 26 October 2018

IS THIS the first time we've heard of a bridge being cleaned let alone it possibly taking six weeks? asks Bill Ridgeway.

Shroppie closed for six weeks to clean bridge

Published: Thursday, 25 October 2018

THE Shropshire Union Canal is to be closed for six weeks starting on the 5th November to allow contractors to clean a railway bridge.

New bridge over the Wey

Published: Thursday, 25 October 2018

A NEW bridge is planned over the Wey navigation in Guildford.

Narrowboats descend on Stourbridge

Published: Thursday, 25 October 2018

DOZENS of narrowboats flocked to Stourbridge for its Open Weekend.