Victor: So the Leeds & Liverpool is likely to be closed until Easter

Published: Sunday, 17 October 2021

LAST MONDAY our Keith reported that the Leeds & Liverpool is estimated to be closed until Easter!

'Excessive wear' of lock closes Grand Union

Published: Saturday, 16 October 2021

THE flight at Stoke Bruerne on the Grand Union Canal is closed due to excessive wear.

The shambles that is Thames administration

Published: Saturday, 16 October 2021

SUCH is the shambles of the administration of the Thames by the Environmental Agency that action is being taken in an attempt to address it.

It's now three stoppages on the Leeds & Liverpool!

Published: Saturday, 16 October 2021

IN addition to the two major stoppages on the Leeds & Liverpool, comes another one!

More green flag awards

Published: Friday, 15 October 2021

THE Canal & River Trust has announced that '40 new miles of waterway have been awarded prestigious Green Flag status by Keep Britain Tidy'.

Too difficult to close

Published: Friday, 15 October 2021

JUST read your article about the lock that leaked emptying the pound on the Huddersfield Narrow, writes George Howell.

Admit leaking gate emptied pound

Published: Friday, 15 October 2021

WITH a paddle left open on a Huddersfield Narrow lock Canal & River Trust admit it was the leaking gates that caused an half emptied pound above.

Man drowned after falling in canal

Published: Friday, 15 October 2021

A MAN drowned yesterday after falling into the Bridgewater Canal near Sale in Manchester.

Another breach!

Published: Thursday, 14 October 2021

THE Canal & River Trust's description of a breach is 'significant leak'.

Breach on Leeds & Liverpool affects other repair

Published: Thursday, 14 October 2021

THE breach on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal at Rishton has affected the repair to Lock 50 on the canal.