Greater clarity of purpose for partnerships

Published: Thursday, 11 January 2018

THE very much hailed Waterway Partnerships are to have 'greater clarity of purpose' we are told by Canal & River Trust.

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Leicester Section to open tomorrow

Published: Thursday, 11 January 2018

THE Leicester Section of the Grand Union Canal will reopen at noon tomorrow after four months' closure.

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More facilities to go?

Published: Wednesday, 10 January 2018

THE Canal & River Trust proposes to dispose of its freehold interests in Blowers Green Pumphouse, leaving the facilities there at risk.

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Shooting at Hunt's Lock

Published: Wednesday, 10 January 2018

IN RESPONSE to the reported incident at Hunts Lock, If we all just looked at isolated incidents we would never leave our homes. writes Irene Emery.

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Stoppage notices getting worse

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

 THE stoppage notices from Canal & River Trust, never really giving good information are now getting worse.

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Not last the month out

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

The January Joggers come past our moorings too, but luckily we are offside, but they can be recognised by their daft hats a residue from Christmans celebrations I guess, but are already diminishing and the way they are having to stop for breath these lot passing will not last the month out.

Carolyn Jefferies

Churning out smoke

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

I read with interest your report about smoke from boats and the intention of stopping it, that cannot come soon enough.

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A cold dip

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

A MAN had to be rescued from the Leeds & Liverpool Canal in Wigan after he leaped into the waterway and then could not get out.

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Beware the January Joggers

Published: Monday, 08 January 2018

I MUST admit I have to agree with Victor Swift that the towpaths are deserted of visitors this time of year, but there are others, writes T. Lang.

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Victor: More 'smoke' complaints

Published: Sunday, 07 January 2018

IT SEEMS the scourge against smoke from stoves is hotting up (no pun intended) after the Mayor of London showed his intention of banning wood-burners in the capitol, and showing particular interest in the many boats scattered around the city.

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