Fallen trees crush boat

Published: Wednesday, 09 March 2022

THE recent high winds pulled over a couple of huge trees across the bow of this boat on the Kennet at Thatcham, writes Justin Sheldon.

Boater falls off his narrowboat and drowns

Published: Wednesday, 09 March 2022

A BOATER fell off his narrowboat at Welford Marina and was not able to be saved.

Final phase of massive development on Lea & Stort Navigation

Published: Wednesday, 09 March 2022

PLANNING consent has been given for the final phase of the massive Hale Wharf development.

Selby Swing Bridge getting proper attention at last?

Published: Wednesday, 09 March 2022

FAILING every year and twice already this year the Selby Swing Bridge is perhaps getting proper attention at last.

Getting their fingers out!

Published: Wednesday, 09 March 2022

THIS week has seen a couple of instances where for a change, the trust has got its fingers out and cleared two stoppages very quickly.

Selby Swing Bridge a new competitor

Published: Monday, 07 March 2022

FAILING twice in a week, is Selby Swing Bridge joining the others as the one breaking down the most?

CaRT missed the obvious reason for no licence showing

Published: Monday, 07 March 2022

You recently mentioned Canal & River Trust's link to a survey about CRT licences and folks who don’t display them, writes Dave Irving.

Trampolines for winding holes?

Published: Monday, 07 March 2022

IMAGINE the surprise for Steph and Dan as they cruised in their boat up to the winding hole an Handsacre.

It didn't float!

Published: Monday, 07 March 2022

A LORRY driver found to his chagrin that his lorry did not float when he took to the Thames!

Severn lock damaged by storm

Published: Monday, 07 March 2022

The broad Diglis Lock on the Severn is still out of action having been damaged by the recent storms and is out of action.