British Waterways stuck in the middle

Published: Monday, 14 February 2011

BRITISH Waterways is stuck in the middle of a big angling row, wrong if it does and wrong if it doesn't.

'Bloody Steps' an eyesore

Published: Monday, 14 February 2011

THE 'Bloody Steps' by the Trent & Mersey Canal at Rugeley have become a run-down eyesore attracting antisocial behaviour according to a local group.

Lee & Stort marina opens

Published: Monday, 14 February 2011

ROYDON Marina Village, a 315 berth marina is now open on the Lee & Stort Navigation.

Sally Ash resigns

Published: Sunday, 13 February 2011

SALLY ASH, British Waterways Head of Boating Development has resigned as chair of the Kennet and Avon Canal Mooring Strategy Group following criticism of the bullying atmosphere of many of the meetings she chaired.

Buckingham Canal gets council support

Published: Saturday, 12 February 2011

AYLESBURY Vale District Council has pledged its full support for the Buckingham Canal Society and its restoration of the disused Buckingham Canal.

Trent bridge to nowhere

Published: Friday, 11 February 2011

A FOOT bridge is planned at a cost £6 millions  across the Trent at Gainsborough.

What the boaters think

Published: Friday, 11 February 2011

BLOGGERS have responded in no uncertain terms to the narrowboatworld article Prospects bleak for BW bank-side staff, with British Waterways Chief Executive coming under fire.

Boaters don't want development

Published: Thursday, 10 February 2011

ANOTHER canal-side development causing complaints, but this time from boaters as well as local residents.

Union Wharf visit

Published: Thursday, 10 February 2011

THE film of Peter Scott visiting the old Harborough Basin, at a boat rally, can now be seen on the British Pathé website.

New method installing cills

Published: Thursday, 10 February 2011

A NEW method of installing cills in locks was tried last week when the Carthagena Lock gates on the Lee Navigation were replaced.