Getting good at Fake News

Published: Thursday, 19 July 2018

IF THERE is one award that could be given by Canal & River Trust to itself, it is for Fake News, writes James Henry.

A survey is needed

Published: Thursday, 19 July 2018

Regarding Kevin McNiff’s article, I don’t believe that withholding licence fees is the correct thing to do, writes Tug Wilson.

Who drained the K&A?

Published: Thursday, 19 July 2018

EARLIER this week a pound on the Kennet & Avon Canal was drained.

Eleven waterways closed!

Published: Wednesday, 18 July 2018

ANYONE setting out on a cruise with the holiday season upon us, should take great care and check that their planned route is available, with eleven waterways now closed.

Mowing in unsuitable conditions

Published: Wednesday, 18 July 2018

I CONCUR with Kevin McNiff’s observations and comments. It’s interesting, his remarks regarding towpath mowing in these arid conditions, writes Brian Jarrett.

Campaingner to clean up Limehouse Basin

Published: Wednesday, 18 July 2018

 A GREEN campaigner is so disgusted with the plastic waste in Limehouse Basin she is seeking volunteers for a plastic pollution clean-up.

Making life better by water—not in Braunston

Published: Wednesday, 18 July 2018

NOW on my return trip from Ellesmere Port to Cropredy, there is a very noticeable difference in the state of vegetation management the further south I’ve travelled, writes Kevin McNiff.

Baby saved from drowning

Published: Wednesday, 18 July 2018

A BABY'S grandparents had failed to notice that the buggy holding the baby they were looking after had rolled into the Nottingham Canal and submerged,

Now it's the Rochdale

Published: Tuesday, 17 July 2018

AFTER this coming Friday access to the Rochdale Canal will be limited.

Poor performance by CaRT

Published: Tuesday, 17 July 2018

CONGRATULATIONS to both Victor and John on their all too true revelations of the poor performance of Canal & River Trust, writes, James Henry.