Canoeist dies in Devizes to Westminster Canoe Race

Published: Wednesday, 24 April 2019

THE tough canoe race from Devizes to Westminster has claimed its first victim.

It's started—Rochdale already closed through lack of water

Published: Monday, 22 April 2019

LAST year was the worst ever for closures of the northern canals, and it looks like it will be the same again, with the Rochdale Canal closed yesterday.

David: Spring cruise

Published: Monday, 22 April 2019

OUR Spring cruise has taken us up the Grand Union via Hatton, down the South Stratford and then down the Avon.

Victor: Not looking good

Published: Sunday, 21 April 2019

FOR many boaters this week-end is the start of their boating season, but alas, things are not looking too good.

Pump failure could affect BCNS rally

Published: Sunday, 21 April 2019

IT'S EASTER weekend the start of 'the boating season for many boater', writes Brian Jarrett.

87th Manchester canal drowning 'accidental'

Published: Friday, 19 April 2019

AN INQUEST into a drowning in Manchester's Rochdale Nine last June heard it was the 87th in the area since 2007.

Survey shows value of Montgomery Canal Triathlon

Published: Friday, 19 April 2019

THE survey taken at last year’s Montgomery Canal Triathlon showed how popular it is and its value to the local community.

Learn to look after your boat and engine

Published: Friday, 19 April 2019

THE River Canal Rescue has  just three spaces left on its boat and engine maintenance course.

North Stratford Canal closed

Published: Friday, 19 April 2019

THE North Stratford Canal is closed at  Lapworth Flight.

Fire pollution material draining into Trent

Published: Thursday, 18 April 2019

A MASSIVE fire by the side of the Trent at Newark is causing pollution draining into the river.