Standard far short of that of EA

Published: Friday, 01 December 2017

I was most pleased to read T. Lang's article yesterday in which he pointed out the real standard of maintenance carried out by Canal & River Trust, writes Gerald Fellows.

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The Boathouse finished at White Mills

Published: Friday, 01 December 2017

We are pleased to announce that our facilities building aka The Boathouse is now finished—and we are absolutely thrilled with it writes John Skinner.

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Improved maintenance for the Thames?

Published: Thursday, 30 November 2017

I REALLY wonder if those at the IWA are completely blinkered or have an hidden agenda, writes T. Lang.

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Another daft rule without thought

Published: Thursday, 30 November 2017

When I moved to my present moorings I was asked the length of my boat and thus given the space to accommodate it and charged accordingly, writes Jim Cracken.

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I will not be leaving 16ft gap

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

THERE is one thing for sure, I will not be leaving a 16ft gap at both ends of my boat for anglers this winter, writes Sid Haworth.

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Patrols to stop men drowning

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

OVER the many years that narrowboatworld has been in existence, time and time again Alan Tilbury has reported young men drowning in the waterways, usually after a night out.

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Money to rebuild Buckingham Canal bridge

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

THE Buckingham Canal Society have been awarded a LEADER grant of £72,039 towards the costs of rebuilding the former canal bridge at Cosgrove.

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Called Waterway Park for some years

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Your recent article 'The waterway link is now a park' seems to have completely misunderstood given our current progress on making the link between the Grand Union Canal and the River Great Ouse a reality, writes Jane Hamilton.

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Anglers' spaces obviously leaked

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Judging by some of the mooring practices we’ve seen over the summer, the CaRT notices to leave five metres spaces [between boats] were obviously leaked.

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Glad she gave up boating

Published: Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Having just read about the new rules re spaces in between moored boats for fishing, it’s another reason I am so glad I gave up boating.

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