Victor: 'Wellbeing' is the (nearly) new 'in' word

Published: Sunday, 03 June 2018

THE word 'wellbeing' was first introduced to sort-of explain Cart waterways last year, but fell flat.

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'Curly Wurly' breaches

Published: Saturday, 02 June 2018

A CULVERT on the Wyrley & Essington Canal has collapsed causing a breach, with water draining away.

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Hire company couldn't care less

Published: Friday, 01 June 2018

IT WAS Victor who reported the double crash of a hire boat with a moored private boat, so here is the outcome.

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Trapped on the Shroppie

Published: Friday, 01 June 2018

WITH the latest closure at Audlem Flight on the Shropshire Union Canal and Middlewich Branch closed, boaters are trapped, being unable to get off the waterway.

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Now the Shroppie closed and boaters get the blame

Published: Friday, 01 June 2018

AUDLEM Flight on the Shropshire Union Canal was closed yesterday after a problem with a cill, and will be closed until further notice.

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Happiness?

Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018

The latest wheeze by Canal & River Trust to gain interest in it's canals by claiming they promote happiness reminds me of that great comedian Ken Dodd, writes Tom Crossley.

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Marple Flight open at last—then closed!

Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018

IT WAS last Friday when Marple Flight was eventually reopened for navigation but today is again closed!

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What complete crap!

Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018

THE Canal & River Trust is really exceeding itself with its ludicrous statements.

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More barriers wanted for the Rochdale

Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018

IN ADDITION to the concrete barrier that has been erected on the Rochdale Nine in Manchester, there are calls for more barriers.

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Man arrested for boat fire

Published: Thursday, 31 May 2018

A MAN at Middlewich has been arrested on suspicion of setting fire to a boat at King's Lock.

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