Boaters face 25% increase

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2011

WITH the Cam Conservators facing a shortfall of £50,000, boaters on the river are facing a 25% increase in fees.

Development underway at last

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2011

AFTER years of arguing between various parties, the massive Bath riverside development is underway at last.

Towpath fouling cost £290

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2011

IT COST a man whose dog fouled a canal towpath, and didn't clean it up, a total of £290.

Totally pointless and stupid

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2011

MANY boaters have contacted us concerning the new British Waterways scheme to choose a new name for its new waterways charity, with one, Graham Phillips summing up most with the words totally pointless and stupid.

BW could face charge

Published: Thursday, 20 January 2011

BRITISH Waterways may face a charge of contempt of court if it fails to provide information within the next month following a request under the Freedom of Information Act.

Licensing blues

Published: Monday, 17 January 2011

THE recent holiday it seems has put a spanner in the works of British Waterways licensing authority in Leeds.

Money for Mon & Brec

Published: Monday, 17 January 2011

The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal in Cwmbran has passed the first stage of a funding award of £32,000.

Visitors invited to inspect lock works

Published: Monday, 17 January 2011

British Waterways is holding an Open Day where people can go down into an empty lock to see how it works.

Drinkers blamed for canal eyesore

Published: Saturday, 15 January 2011

THOUGH supposed to be a beauty spot, the Springs Branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal was turned into an eyesore whilst it was frozen.

Pontcysyllte death was suicide

Published: Saturday, 15 January 2011

THE teenager who jumped off Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on the Llangollen Canal committed suicide.