Two young men rushed to hospital after towpath attack

Published: Wednesday, 08 June 2022

TWO young men had to be rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being attacked by gang on the Forth & Clyde towpath.

More volunteers wanted for 'Electra'

Published: Wednesday, 08 June 2022

THE Bedford & Milton Keynes Waterway Trust is seeking more volunteers for its community boat Electra' operating on the Grand Union Canal, is seeking more volunteers.

Swing bridge 'restricted' for the week

Published: Monday, 06 June 2022

A MECHANICAL failure to Spencer's Swing Bridge (36) on the Leeds & Liverpool means access is restricted.

Montgomery Canal Forum this month

Published: Monday, 06 June 2022

THE Montgomery Canal Forum to be held this month will discus the achievements of canal restoration, activity on the canal and plans for the future.

Starting June with more failures

Published: Sunday, 05 June 2022

THERE have been four failures this month already, though only the fifth of the month, today, Sunday.

Another 29 'Navigation: Closed' notices in May!

Published: Friday, 03 June 2022

THE month of May kept up with April with the dreaded 'Navigation: Closed' notices over the month.

Ripon open at last—again!

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

OXCLOSE Lock has been finally repaired and access to Ripon Marina freely available at last!

Not so good a repair

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

WITH much ado and back-slapping the Canal & River Trust told of a 'vital' £450,000 upgrade to Hunt's Lock on the Weaver in December 2020, writes David Collins.

MP praises volunteers’ canal restoration work

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

THIS week is National Volunteer Week so how appropriate it was for the Wey & Arun Canal Trust to receive a visit from Andrew Griffith, MP for Arundel and South Downs last week.

Celebrations—a little late!

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

THE heavens finally smiled on Avon Navigation Trust’s long-planned VIP event to celebrate a very special award for both Tewkesbury’s Avon Lock and the town.