Now it's the canoes and kayaks we have to dodge

Published: Friday, 04 September 2020

SO NOW we boaters have to beware of canoes and kayaks, writes John Coxon.

Sunk hire boat crew left in shock

Published: Friday, 04 September 2020

THE crew of the narrowboat that sank in a Kennet & Avon Lock at Bath were left in a state of shock.

You just have to help yourselves and get stuck in

Published: Friday, 04 September 2020

YOUR snowflake item reminded me that moored in a queue on the South Oxford last month we wandered up the cut and found a chap stuck in the lock, writes Roger Spurr.

Broken paddle empties pound

Published: Friday, 04 September 2020

 THE Huddersfield Narrow is closed again, by one broken paddle!

Arsenal of weapons found in Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Published: Friday, 04 September 2020

GUNS and knifes have been discovered in the Leeds & Liverpool Canal by a magnet 'fisherman'.

'Snowflake' generation affecting the waterways

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE 'snowflake' generation and its pathetic thinking is now affecting the waterways.

The exception that proves the rule

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

I enjoyed reading the article by Ralph Freeman on marinas, writes Robert Neff.

Wey & Arun Canal Trust secures lottery funding after losses due to coronavirus

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust has been awarded £13,100 of National Lottery support in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and its effect on heritage charities’ income.

Still not enough water

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Chesterfield Canal is still closed through lack of water.

Rochdale broken culvert being investigated

Published: Thursday, 03 September 2020

THE Rochdale Canal has now been dewatered between the dams at the broken culvert.