Stopped by broken swing bridges

Published: Friday, 22 March 2019

I WAS one of those, and I should imagine one of many, boaters stopped last year by a broken swing bridge, writes Jeff Warne.

Council wants to replace canal bridge

Published: Friday, 22 March 2019

WALSALL Council wants to replace a bridge over the Wyrley and Essington Canal in Pelsall.

Popular boaters' pub on the market

Published: Friday, 22 March 2019

A POPULAR boaters' pub by the Avon at Bristol is closing and on the market.

Work progressing on lift bridge

Published: Friday, 22 March 2019

WORK is progressing on the broken Stainforth & Keadby Canal lift bridge.

Now a lift bridge fails

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

MAKING a change from the usual swing bridge failure, now a lift bridge has failed.

£2 millions for four miles towpath upgrade

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

A SCHEME to upgrade four miles of towpath on the Rochdale Canal will cost £2.1 millions.

More moorings on the the Weaver

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

A NEW pontoon has given more moorings at Northwich on the Weaver.

Stopping birds from nesting

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

I have just read your article about the netting of trees by developers, writes Aileen Egan.

Lock gates for Chelsea Flower Show

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

A PAIR of lock gates is being used as a feature at London's Chelsea Flower Show.

Overloading fear of Weaver swing bridge

Published: Thursday, 21 March 2019

THERE is concern that roadworks causing queues could overload a swing bridge over the Weaver.