Should know better

Published: Thursday, 07 June 2018

Boater's facilities should be Boaters' facilities. Notice the apostrophe, writes Bill Ridgeway.

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CaRT refusing Freedom of Information requests

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018

THE Canal & River Trust is proving to be not so 'open and honest' as it claims, as it is refusing to comply with Freedom of Information requests.

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Marple flight now closed

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018

THOUGH boats were allowed through Lock 11 on the Marple Flight under restriction, this has now been withdrawn and the flight again closed to navigation.

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At least the sign is shiny and new

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018

THERE have been lots of comments on Facebook about the dire state of the service block at Nantwich, but at least the notice is shiny and new!

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The 'Hot Tub' on the Regent's Canal

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018

IT WAS Roger Fox who told us about the Hot Tub, a floating bath full of water and people, in Rotterdam.

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Wyrley & Essington Canal now closed

Published: Wednesday, 06 June 2018

THE collapsed culvert causing the breach on the Wyrley & Essington Canal has resulted in its closure.

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Wellbeing charity never!

Published: Monday, 04 June 2018

HAVING just read this month's CaRT's Boaters Update I cannot understand how they can be a wellbeing charity! Writes Stewart Downs.

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Does CaRT comply with the new data protection Act?

Published: Monday, 04 June 2018

MOST of you will now know about the new data protection Act that came into force last month,

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Not too safe

Published: Monday, 04 June 2018

We were in Rotterdam for a few days last week enjoying steam boats and appreciating the wonderful city architecture both old and new, writes Roger Fox.

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Weaver Navigation lock closed

Published: Monday, 04 June 2018

THERE is no access for you intrepid boaters via the Weaver and Manchester Ship Canal.

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