Trust's boats ready for the season

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

The Wey & Arun Canal Trust’s fleet of canal boats has been given a refresh for 2019.

Lemonroyd Lock out of action

Published: Monday, 01 April 2019

THE Lemonroyd Lock on the Aire & Calder Navigation is out of action.

Victor: Don't they know?

Published: Sunday, 31 March 2019

WHEN friends considered cruising down the Leicester Section from Crick Marina to see us they discovered that yet again it was closed, so took to the Nene instead.

'Wellbeing' Charity—who are they kidding?

Published: Saturday, 30 March 2019

DURING the course of Summer 2018 it became apparent that, far from looking to the 'wellbeing' of their customers , the Canal & River Trust was actively engaged in doing the exact opposite, writes Tony Dunkley.

Carbon monoxide alarms become mandatory

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

CARBON monoxide alarms become mandatory next Monday.

Why does it want doing again so soon?

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

Why is it that nowadays we hear so much about stoppages overrunning, asks Helen Cripps.

Why the same work again?

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

I AM just unable to understand why those locks on the Leicester Section should need the same attention again, writes James Henry.

Body dicovered near canal pub

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

THE body of a man was discovered by the Wyrley and Essington Canal early this morning.

Plenty to do at Crick Show

Published: Friday, 29 March 2019

THERE will be plenty to do at this year's Crick show, regarded as the biggest inland waterways festival.

Another Leicester Section closed

Published: Wednesday, 27 March 2019

THE third Leicester Section lock to be closed is Gee's Lock at Leicester.