Broken pump closes Grand Union

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

A PUMP failure at Camp Hill Flight on the Grand Union Canal in Birmingham means the pound towards Knowle Locks is short of water.

No go-ahead for Middlewich marina

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

THE plans for a new marina on the Trent & Mersey Canal in Middlewich have still not been approved by the council.

Delay to Wyrley & Essington Canal re-opening

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

THE failed culvert on the Wyrley & Essington Canal could not be repaired by the 6th July as promised.

Record crowd at festival

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

A RECORD crowd witnessed a Lancaster bomber flying over Staveley Town Basin, followed by a Dakota the next day—two of many highlights at the Chesterfield Canal Festival.

CaRT will make London mooring worse

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

THE Canal & River Trust published its London Mooring Strategy with claims it will make it easier to moor in London, but the National Bargee Travellers Association London dispute this.

An old technique

Published: Monday, 09 July 2018

Regarding your comment about the work on the Bosley Locks, writes Mike Todd.

Victor: Scottish waterways shock

Published: Sunday, 01 July 2018

IT IS shock news indeed that Scottish Canals is considering closing its waterways to boats.

Marple Flight closed again

Published: Sunday, 01 July 2018

MARPLE Flight on the Peak Forest Canal is closed once more.

Scottish canals could close to navigation!

Published: Sunday, 01 July 2018

THIS shock news has just been announced by Scottish Canals in its report that states a new strategy, which would not necessarily involve the movement of boats, should be introduced.

But where are those visitors?

Published: Sunday, 01 July 2018

I'VE JUST just seen the evidence first hand, regarding the amount of visitors that CaRT reckon we have to our waterways, write Martin & Di.