When was the law changed?

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

We have recently enjoyed a cruise down the Staffs & Worcs. down to the village of Whittington bridge 28 and went to the old Whittington Inn, now called The Manor House.

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Spare a though for hire companies

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

Whilst fully appreciating and sympathising with the plight of owners/boaters, spare a thought for the hire companies, writes Bill Ridgeway.

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Little attempt at dialogue with boaters

Published: Monday, 23 October 2017

I well remember the new Chief Executive Officer Richard Parry when he first arrived on the scene as to me, he was a breath of fresh air, Writes T. Lang.

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Victor: Pity your waterways

Published: Sunday, 22 October 2017

PITY your waterways indeed, for again Canal & River Trust is keeping up its policy of spending less on its winter maintenance of its ever failing waterways.

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London Mayor wants powers to control boat emissions

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

THE London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, well known for his anti emissions policy for vehicles, now has his eye on boats using the city's waterways.

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All for nought

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

I wonder if Canal & River Trust first contacted the Mayor of London before it released its new London Mooring Strategy?

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It must be catching

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

With the IWA associating with Canal & River Trust, the Trust's propensity for exaggeration must be catching, writes James Henry.

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Society wants more volunteers

Published: Friday, 20 October 2017

PEOPLE with an interest in the canals are being urged to find out more about the Worcester & Birmingham and Droitwich Canals Society which is always on the lookout for new members.

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Investment—or what?

Published: Thursday, 19 October 2017

IT IS NOW more than a year since the Liverpool Lightship Planet was seized by CaRT on the 19th September 2016, writes Pam Pickett.

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Celebrating Naas Canal

Published: Thursday, 19 October 2017

THE Inland Waterways Association of Ireland is celebrating the 30 years since the Naas Canal was reopened, with a festival at the end of this month.

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