John Coxon on the Boaters' Update

Published: Sunday, 19 June 2022

CaRT really are scraping the bottom of the barrel with this weeks' self-congratulatory comic they like to call The Boaters Update writes John Coxon.

Two metre hole in Leeds & Liverpool Canal bed

Published: Saturday, 18 June 2022

A CULVERT has collapsed leaving a two metre hole in a canal bed that looks like being another long stoppage.

Fun and games on the Weaver

Published: Saturday, 18 June 2022

IT'S ALL fun and games down on the Weaver, writes David Collins.

Stuck at Keadby

Published: Friday, 17 June 2022

ONCE again the rail draw bridge on the Stainforth & Keadby Canal is 'unable to operate'.

Cruise and dine on Electra

Published: Friday, 17 June 2022

PASSENGERS on the all-electric community boat Electra can now cruise and dine in style!

An update on the Grand Union Summit water supply

Published: Friday, 17 June 2022

FOLLOWING the article on the suggestions of a low water problem on the Grand Union Summit, here's an update showing the reservoirs are well up.

Has the Trent dried-up?

Published: Thursday, 16 June 2022

THE Trent at Alrewas feeds the Trent & Mersey Canal right down to Derwent Mouth Lock where it rejoins the river.

Boat Parade for Birmingham

Published: Thursday, 16 June 2022

THE Birmingham Canals Navigation Society (BCNS) has organised a Boat Parade as a lead up to the Commonwealth Games.

Another culvert failure

Published: Thursday, 16 June 2022

THE latest culvert failure is on the Huddersfield Broad Canal.

Man fined £1,295 for dumping waste by canal

Published: Thursday, 16 June 2022

A MAN was ordered to pay £1,295 after he pleaded guilty to environmental offences of dumping waste.