More problems for Aire & Calder

Published: Wednesday, 23 August 2017

THE Aire & Calder Navigation is closed again, this time at Lemonroyd Lock.

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London’s waterways reach crisis point

Published: Wednesday, 23 August 2017

WITH a massive influx of boats on London's waterways they have reached crisis point with genuine visiting boaters unable to find moorings anywhere.

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Lock gates on strike!

Published: Wednesday, 23 August 2017

THE Canal & River Trust tell us that 'due to a gate strike' at a lock on the Wigan Flight, boaters are locked out.

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Another unlicenced boat removed

Published: Monday, 21 August 2017

LAST year Canal & River Trust removed a total of 20 boats from its waters whose owners had no licence or were not abiding by the terms when they had a licence, with the latest this year being one at Devizes.

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River Canal Rescue to speak at Flood Expo 2017

Published: Monday, 21 August 2017

A 'SPOKESMAN' for River Canal Rescue (RCR) is speaking at this year’s Flood Expo—the world’s biggest flood prevention exhibition and conference—explaining how boat salvage and recovery keeps the UK inland waterways clear, manages flood risks and supports the environment.

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Canal Society gets a boat from Tesco

Published: Monday, 21 August 2017

ONE of the problems for the volunteers working to restore the Buckingham Canal, was getting around the canal that is in water, which has been solved by Tesco.

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What goes around comes around.

Published: Monday, 21 August 2017

Victor Swift asks in his article 'What have we now' which is all doom, gloom and despondency.

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Boat explodes in Bristol Harbour

Published: Monday, 21 August 2017

A BOAT with two people on board exploded yesterday, Sunday, in Bristol Harbour.

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CaRT backs down over Leicester Line stoppages

Published: Sunday, 20 August 2017

THE furore over the 'emergency stoppages' of four locks on the Leicester Line of the Grand Union Canal has caused Canal & River Trust to put the stoppages back to late October.

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Victor: Cart nobbles us again

Published: Saturday, 19 August 2017

WE ARE very quickly realising how frustrating it is for all you boaters who are held up by the now never ending emergency stoppages these days, for once again our cruise is to be curtailed by yet another 'emergency stoppage'.

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