Buy a section of piling

Published: Friday, 27 August 2010

A UNIQUE scheme has been devised by the Ashby Canal Association—an appeal for people to buy a section of piling.

Van dumped in canal

Published: Friday, 27 August 2010

AFTER stealing a van, the thieves took off the handbrake and pushed it into the Leeds & Liverpool Canal at Blackburn yesterday (Thursday).

Houses at Willow Grange

Published: Friday, 27 August 2010
WILLOW Grange, the former headquarters of British Waterways was opened as a new housing complex yesterday (Thursday).

Objections to canalside development

Published: Friday, 27 August 2010

FORMER Liberal Democrat leader, Charles Kennedy, is leading the campaign to stop a development by the Caledonian Canal.

12 boats burgled in night raid

Published: Friday, 27 August 2010

THIEVES swooped on the moorings by the Ash Tree pub at Rugeley on the Trent & Mersey Canal in the middle of the night breaking into 12 boats.

Chaos as police close Oxford Canal

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

WITH the discovery of a woman's body in the Oxford Canal on Tuesday, the police cordoned off  the waterway, resulting in chaos for boaters.

Saved a bad experience

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

THE boater who can't cruise to the Liverpool Link, having been refused booking by BW, should actually think himself lucky. He has been saved a bad experience in my opinion, writes Janet Gunningham.

Given itself permission

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

WEST Northamptonshire Development Corporation has given itself permission to build facilities at its new marina  on the Nene in Northampton.

New canal books

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

TWO new publications about the Wey & Arun Canal restoration project have been launched by W&A Enterprises Ltd , the trading arm of the Wey & Arun Canal Trust.

No clean-up at Harecastle

Published: Thursday, 26 August 2010

A COUNCILLOR is complaining of British Waterways attitude towards the state of the waterway around Harecastle Tunnel.