Free event to help celebrate heritage

Published: Thursday, 06 June 2019

THE Wey & Arun Canal Trust is taking part in England's biggest heritage festival with a free event.

Polluting the waterways

Published: Thursday, 06 June 2019

WE INCLUDED feedback from Dawn Brant recently in connection with Canal River Rescue pollution piece.

Bosley Flight closed!

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

"I don't believe it!', would say the another Victor, upon learning that the Bosley Flight is closed yet again!

Condition of waterways IS getting worse

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

THE state of the waterways, contrary to Canal & River Trust's statements, is getting worse, as Jess Williams relates:

Attitude not so clever

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

SOUNDS as if the representative of ABC [re loss of stop planks] has a vast practical knowledge, I don't think, writes Mike Bonathan.

Large hole discovered at Rochdale Canal lock

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

THE 'blown cill' on Lock 49 on the Rochdale has been identified as a 'large hole'.

Fendering will have no effect

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

INTERESTING dialogue concerning this issue, [stop planks at King's Orchard Marina] writes Kevin McNiff.

Spaces on RCR electric courses

Published: Wednesday, 05 June 2019

THE River Canal Rescue has spaces on its boat and engine electrics courses.

Stop planks do not work (apparently)

Published: Monday, 03 June 2019

WHO would have thought it? After all these years 'stop planks', those lengths of timber we often see by canal bridges and narrow sections, are a waste of time, writes Ralph Freeman.

Body on towpath

Published: Monday, 03 June 2019

THE police are investigating the body of a woman found on a canal towpath.