Not willing to risk more long stoppages

Published: Friday, 08 February 2019

LAST week-end I managed to reluctantly get a buyer for my narrowboat, selling it at a loss, writes Peter Frome.

Magnet 'fisher' hauls out motorbike from Trent

Published: Friday, 08 February 2019

A MAGNET 'fisher' has hauled out a motorbike from the Trent in Newark.

New dredger for Wey & Arun

Published: Friday, 08 February 2019

IT WAS definitely lift-off for the Wey & Arun Canal Trust's latest restoration project—a 16 tonne dredger.

A good year for the Severn Bore

Published: Thursday, 07 February 2019

THIS year is going to be a good year to see the Severn Bore with massive bores in the offing.

Thermal imaging to save drownings

Published: Thursday, 07 February 2019

SO MANY people have fallen into Bristol Harbour that thermal imaging has been installed.

Little hope for Marple Flight

Published: Thursday, 07 February 2019

IT WAS in July of last year that the Marple Flight on the Peak Forest Canal was closed, but there is little chance of it being re-opened as promised.

Man saved from drowning

Published: Thursday, 07 February 2019

A YOUNG man jumping into the Avon at Bath was rescued and is now in hospital.

Another drowning in Dewsbury

Published: Wednesday, 06 February 2019

THERE has been a further drowning in the Calder in Dewsbury.

More houses for Birmingham's Main Line

Published: Wednesday, 06 February 2019

PLANS have been revealed for 756 new homes by the side of Birmingham's Main Line Canal

Celebrating reopening of Forth & Clyde Canal

Published: Tuesday, 05 February 2019

A FLOTILLA is being organised to celebrate the re-opening of sea to sea travel along the Forth & Clyde Canal.