Victor feels sorry for a couple

Published: Thursday, 20 September 2018

IT WAS 25 years ago that an Australian couple hired the then new narrowboat Angela from the Canal Cruising Co in Stone for their honeymoon.

Victor meets angry boaters

Published: Monday, 17 September 2018

WITH so many boaters about means you obviously get to converse with more, and one of them was very angry indeed.

Victor finds it slow going

Published: Thursday, 13 September 2018

OUR latest forage up the Trent & Mersey has proven to be slow going.

Middlewich breach fake news back fires

Published: Tuesday, 11 September 2018

THE media has seen straight through the fake news concerning the Middlewich breach.

Victor: Lying its way out of its responsibility

Published: Sunday, 09 September 2018

NO GENERAL updates I'm afraid until the end of the month, as we have gone boating, but I may tell a tale or two in the interim, and here's a very sorry tale now...

Spreading the farce

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IN ADDITION to the BBC being taken in by the mis-information about the Middlewich Breach, others too have taken up the farce from Canal & River Trust, with John Coxon reporting.

Mercia celebrates its 10 years anniversary

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IT WAS 10 years ago that Mercia Marina was transformed from a little-used fishing lake to a major tourist and leisure destination.

Want to learn about boat electrics?

Published: Friday, 07 September 2018

IF YOU are keen to learn all about boat electrics, there is the opportunity later this month.

Still blaming boaters

Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018

ON A recent television news programme a spokesman for Canal & River Trust blatantly blamed boaters for the Middlewich breach, writes Tom Crossley.

David: Not all bad

Published: Thursday, 06 September 2018

FURTHER to my diatribe about the condition of the south Oxford Canal, there is some slightly better news.