Trip boat in sad state

Published: Tuesday, 09 April 2019

I WAS walking around Stratford-upon-Avon at the weekend and came across one of the famous Avon trip boats of the 1950s, writes Roger Fox.

Jealous teen threw girl friend off canal bridge

Published: Tuesday, 09 April 2019

A JEALOUS teen threw his girl friend off a canal bridge onto the towpath leaving her paralysed.

New 'marina' for the Nene

Published: Tuesday, 09 April 2019

THERE are plans for a £33m development at Wellingborough on the Nene that includes a marina.

Missing man discovered in canal

Published: Tuesday, 09 April 2019

A MISSING 31 years old man has been discovered at Etruria in the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Victor: Sawley Marina 'blip'—£60 parking fine for moorers!

Published: Sunday, 07 April 2019

I CAN tell you that there are some very unhappy moorers at Sawley Marina at the moment.

Incompetent council planning costs restoration £11,500

Published: Friday, 05 April 2019

SUCH is the incompetence of the planning department of Lichfield District Council it has cost Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust over £11,000 by its inadequacy.

Leeds & Liverpool closed at Burnley until end of May

Published: Friday, 05 April 2019

THE work needed on the section of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal will result in the waterway being closed until the 23rd of May.

Bulbourne Yard now cleared for development

Published: Friday, 05 April 2019

WORK has at last begun on the Bulbourne Yard development on the summit of the Grand Union Canal.

Spending on dredging

Published: Friday, 05 April 2019

THE Canal & River Trust tells that it is to spend 8millions on dredging during 2019/20.

Increase in the opening hours at landslip today

Published: Thursday, 04 April 2019

THE Canal & River Trust has increased the opening hours for boats passing the landslip on the Staffs & Worcs Canal at 9am today.