Heartbreak Hill short of water

Published: Thursday, 16 September 2021

THE Canal & River Trust has warned of a shortage of water on a huge section of the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Plans to use canals to ease water supplies

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021

THE massive house building programme coupled with climate change could mean that the country will soon run out of water supplies.

Massive Sheffield Waterfront Festival this week-end

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021

THE Sheffield Waterfront Festival returns this Saturday bigger than ever.

No chance to give the 'help'

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021

I’M SURE many of your members must have received the email that 'we can’t improve without friends help', writes Dave Irving.

Ash dieback disease hits Wey & Arun Canal

Published: Wednesday, 15 September 2021


AS MANY readers will be aware, native ash trees in Britain have been devastated by ash dieback disease, and those growing along the canal are no exception.

Victor meets the convoy

Published: Sunday, 12 September 2021

IT WAS a convoy indeed we met coming out from shopping at Rugeley.

Victor tells it's gone mad!

Published: Wednesday, 08 September 2021

MAD indeed.  As from very few moving boats to a great many after the tunnel.

Victor tackles Heartbreak Hill—again

Published: Sunday, 05 September 2021

UP THROUGH the locks at MIddlewich to King's Lock and we espied a volunteer. 

Victor finds it's decision time

Published: Wednesday, 01 September 2021

AFTER picking up our boat at Middlewich it being taken there by friends, we found it decision time.

That's it folks—gone (hopefully) boating!

Published: Sunday, 29 August 2021

But victor may entertain you over the next two weeks.