Weather prevents Foxton Flight public viewing

Published: Thursday, 13 February 2020

THE proposed Open Day this week-end at Foxton Flight as been cancelled.

Northern river floods close navigations

Published: Thursday, 13 February 2020

SUCH as been the amount of rain that the rivers—and so the river navigations—in the north are flooded.

Beware of grounding

Published: Thursday, 13 February 2020

RIVER Canal Rescue reminds boaters that grounding can occur anywhere if owners stray from the middle of the water course.

CaRT sets the example of 'inappropriate mooring'

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

HERE we have an excellent example of “inappropriate mooring”, seen on the Trent & Mersey Canal near Stoke, writes Chris Hall.

Swing bridges can't swing

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

TWO swing bridges on the Ouse are unable to swing—they are under water!

Final river trip for Airbus A380 wings

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

THE final Airbus A380 wing has left Broughton in Wales along the Dee.

Restricted licence holders can now vote

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

THE Canal & River Trust has relented from its decision to bar boaters on restricted six months licences from voting in its 2020 council  election.

Public 'open' week-ends to explore Foxton Locks

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

THIS weekend sees the opening of week-ends for the public to explore Foxton Locks.

'Inappropriate Mooring' has not been thought through

Published: Monday, 10 February 2020

THERE is little doubt that the 'inappropriate mooring' scheme conjured up by CaRT is nothing more than a knee-jerk reaction that has not been thought through, writes T. Lang.

CaRT's 'Inappropriate Mooring' caused damage

Published: Monday, 10 February 2020

From today, Monday 10th February, the new 'Inappropriate Mooring' process will be applied where a boat is
moored in a way that affects safety, quotes Tony Dunkley.