Victor reckons we will not make it!

Published: Wednesday, 18 May 2022

THIS is the fourth time we have ventured up the Ashby, but not always making it to the end.

Victor finds the Coventry slow going

Published: Saturday, 14 May 2022

IT'S a few years since we last did the Coventry Canal, way before the virus in fact.

Victor finds the 'Six' being avoided

Published: Monday, 09 May 2022

THE start of our cruise meant tackling the 'Terible Six' broad locks at the start of the Trent & Mersey.

Victor reckons swing bridges need sorting

Published: Sunday, 08 May 2022

SOMETHING really must be done about the ever failing swing bridges on the system.

It is hard to believe

Published: Friday, 06 May 2022

IT IS indeed hard to believe that there were 29 stoppages on the waterways in one month, writes T. Lang.

Rochdale stoppage could be a long job

Published: Friday, 06 May 2022

DEPENDING on contractors these days, the stoppage on the Rochdale could be a long job.

549 days lost to stoppages in April

Published: Thursday, 05 May 2022

ON MONDAY, narrowboatworld revealed that C&RT had posted 29 stoppages in April. Now Allan Richards provides more stoppage information for April stoppages taken from the Trust's database:

Now you see it—now you don't!

Published: Thursday, 05 May 2022

AMONGST the various banners at Canal Cavalcade in Little Venice, over the May Bank Holiday weekend, was one from the Inland Waterways Association (IWA) pushing for improved boater facilities, writes Jonathan Mosse.

Aqueduct Marina builds green credentials with Bilgeaway

Published: Thursday, 05 May 2022

AQUEDUCT Marina, based on the Shropshire Union Canal near Nantwich, is encouraging customers to install River Canal Rescue Bilgeaway filter on their narrowboats.

John Coxon tells it like it is!

Published: Wednesday, 04 May 2022

THIRTY closures in the first month of the boating season?