Boater stabbed by thief

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

A BOATER on the Grand Union Canal at Leamington has been stabbed by the thief who stole his I-phone.

Little hope for new marina

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

LOCAL residents at Lydiate on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal have shown great opposition to the plans for a new marina, and there is little hope of it becoming a reality.

Couple's Golden Gift to canal

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

MARGARET and Brian Limb of Old Whittington, Chesterfield, wanted a special way to mark their Golden Wedding Anniversary, and both being members of the Chesterfield Canal Trust they discovered it.

That U boat

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

THE photograph of the U boat caused quite a bit of interest, and it is actually fitted-out as a U boat as the following picture shows.

Hire Boat company bucks the trend

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

ANGLO-WELSH is obviously not suffering from the financial downturn, as it has 15 new boats on order over the next four years.

Open letter from Tony Hales

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

BRITISH Waterways Chairman, Tony Hales has produced an 'open letter' concerning the future of the waterways, which we publish in full:

Success with signs

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

WOKING Borough Council recently erected signs concerning  'Cycle Woking'  on the Basingstoke Canal, with people complaining how awful they were, as was reported in NbW.

Man thrown into canal

Published: Wednesday, 20 October 2010

A MAN was attacked on the towpath of the Rochdale Canal on Sunday (17th October) and thrown into the waterway.

Report reveals bleak outlook for the waterways

Published: Saturday, 02 October 2010

AFTER a two year study, the Inland Waterways Advisory Council (IWAC) has identified 'serious flaws' in the organisation and funding of the inland waterways of England and Wales, believing the outcome to be bleak.

"Dive, dive, dive!"

Published: Friday, 01 October 2010

BELIEVE it or not it's a narrowboat, pictured by John Whitehead near Botany Bay on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.