Solve the problem of funds

Published: Friday, 23 March 2018

Why can't CaRT collect 50p from each of the thousands they tell us walk the towpath everyday and that would solve the problem of funding.

Joanne Evans, Nb Cuckoo Land.

Reversing the trend

Published: Friday, 23 March 2018

A COUPLE HAVE reversed the trend of web trading from home by opening a store at a marina.

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Advisory groups' bandwagon

Published: Friday, 23 March 2018

I HOPE you will allow me to congratulate John Coxon on his excellent article on the way that CaRT wastes its money, writes James Henry.

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What a bloody cheek!

Published: Thursday, 22 March 2018

I UNDERSTAND that CaRT have launched an emergency fundraising campaign to pay for the repairs to the breach at Middlewich. I say what a bloody cheek! Writes John Coxon.

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Out comes the begging bowl again!

Published: Thursday, 22 March 2018

AS WAS predicted by narrowboatworld, Canal & River Trust has brought out the begging bowl again, expecting the public to pay for the breach on the Middlewich Branch.

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Got on with the job

Published: Thursday, 22 March 2018

I HAVE just seen the page where Canal & River Trust demeans itself by asking for money to repair the breach at Middlewich, writes, James Henry.

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GRP still feeling the pinch

Published: Thursday, 22 March 2018

IT WAS in 2014 when the boat building bubble burst, with boat builder after boat builder going out of business.

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Now it's a sink hole!

Published: Wednesday, 21 March 2018

THE Breach on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal is now being described as a sink hole!

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Lee Navigation open at last

Published: Wednesday, 21 March 2018

THE oil spill in the lower section of the Lee Navigation has been virtually cleaned-up, with the navigation now open.

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Filling drained canal to allow boats out

Published: Wednesday, 21 March 2018

A DAM is to be installed across the canal below the breach in the MIddlewich Branch to allow the stranded boats to be removed.

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