Obviously organised by someone who knows

Published: Wednesday, 17 April 2019

SEEING all the lack of organisation by CART trying for a second time to repair/replace lip seals on a canal shows that there are too many 'office workers' trying to organise how to do a job, writes Alan Baker.

Already been done in the past

Published: Monday, 15 April 2019

VICTOR suggests that maintenance of the canals be passed to a more capable organisation, writes James Henry

Will need a lot of attention

Published: Monday, 15 April 2019

I CAN but entirely agree with you about the structure of the canals having reached their 'sell by' date, writes Edwin Forbes.

Victor: Another 'wellbeing' study

Published: Sunday, 14 April 2019

WE NOW have an American study led by a Dr Mary Carol Hunter joining the throng and confirming that nature makes you feel better.

CaRT should take proactive action

Published: Sunday, 14 April 2019

Whilst John Henry has a valid point regarding the age and crumbling infrastructure of the canals, CaRT could be taking some proactive action, writes Brian Jarrett.

Have the canals reached their 'use by' date?

Published: Friday, 12 April 2019

BEING an avid reader of your site and noticing the many stoppages last year I feel as though I must ask—have the canals reached their 'use by' date, asks James Henry?

Cruise the Weaver on a steam ship

Published: Friday, 12 April 2019

A 116 YEARS old steam ship is offering cruises on the Weaver.

T&M open again today

Published: Friday, 12 April 2019

THE top gate of Common Lock is back in position and water level should allow navigation today.

Progress on Grantham Canal

Published: Thursday, 11 April 2019

PROGRESS is being made on the restoration of the Grantham Canal, with work on a further lock.

Macclesfield closed one week before season opens!

Published: Thursday, 11 April 2019

IT SEEMS that this year is going to be a duplicate of last year as far as the Macclesfield Canal is concerned—with long closures.