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.

Weaver mismanagement

Published: Friday, 29 June 2018

AS IT happens we currently have our boat on the Weaver so I can report on the latest restrictions at first hand, writes David Hymers.

Leeds & Liverpool flights restricted

Published: Friday, 29 June 2018

TODAY sees navigation restriction on three major Leeds & Liverpool Canal flights.

Chesterfield Canal Festival this weekend

Published: Friday, 29 June 2018

THE Chesterfield Canal Festival will be held at Staveley Town Basin this Saturday and Sunday.

Schoolgirl pushed into canal by young yobs

Published: Thursday, 28 June 2018

A 13 YEARS old schoolgirl was pushed into a canal by gang of boys whilst walking home from school.

No Liverpool Link access until September

Published: Thursday, 28 June 2018

THE collapsed culvert causing the breach on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal will not be repaired until the end of August.

Inquest into magnet 'fishing' drownings

Published: Thursday, 28 June 2018

THE inquest opened yesterday, Wednesday, into the deaths of the two men who drowned whilst magnet 'fishing'.

The Weaver is running dry

Published: Wednesday, 27 June 2018

NOT only was there another problem with the Anderton Lift earlier this week preventing full use on to the Weaver, but the river itself is now running dry!