No canal here says public

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

THE long running saga of a marina and eventually a canal in Daventry has been given the thumbs down by the residents.

Cooling systems not harmful

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

A STUDENT from Huddersfield University has shown that water pumped back into the canals from cooling systems is not harmful to aquatic life as first thought.

Skipton pub wins again

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

FOR the sixth year, the Narrowboat in Skipton has been named Pub of the Season.

Plans for Stourport Basins

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

STOURPORT Forward and partners have given a preview of the latest developments at Stourport, as part of the plan to develop the town's canal basins as a major heritage tourism attraction.

Embroiderers and the Chesterfield Canal

Published: Thursday, 25 March 2010

THE Chesterfield Canal is the subject of an exhibition of work by the North Nottinghamshire Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild in Retford.

No takers for pub

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

ANOTHER of British Waterways pubs feeling the pinch in the Steamboat Inn at Trent Lock at the bottom of the Erewash Canal.

Another lock for the Wey & Arun

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

ANOTHER lock is to be reopened on the Wey & Arun Canal next month—Devils Hole Lock, near Loxwood in West Sussex.

Contaminated Lee Navigation

Published: Wednesday, 24 March 2010

IT HAS now been revealed that around 100 people reported feeling ill to Thames Water after the contamination of the Lee Navigation in north-east London last month.

Trial for Regent's attacker

Published: Tuesday, 23 March 2010

A TEENAGER is to stand trial for two stabbings on the Regent's Canal towpath.

Caen Hill reopens at Easter

Published: Monday, 22 March 2010

THOUGH Caen Hill Flight on the Kennet & Avon Canal at Devizes will reopen at Easter, all the scheduled work has not been completed.