Wyrley & Essington Canal reopens

Published: Friday, 28 May 2021

THE police incident on the Wyrley & Essington Canal that caused the waterway to be closed has now reopened.

Two more canalside housing projects

Published: Friday, 28 May 2021

TWO more canalside housing projects have been given planning permission.

At last—the Macc reopens

Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

AT LONG last the Macclesfield Canal culvert has been repaired and the navigation reopened.

So this is global warming?

Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

I AM fairly certain that many boaters will agree with me—and official statistics—that this is being the worst May ever, writes James Henry.

Rochdale Nine reopens

Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

REPAIRS to Lock 92 on the Rochdale Nine have been completed with the navigation reopened this morning, Thursday.

Fire crew gives boat safety advice

Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

A FIRE crew gave boaters in a marina advice on fire safety in boats.

Boating charity gets Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Published: Thursday, 27 May 2021

THE Queen's Award for Voluntary Service has been presented to the Accessible Boating Association.

Pocklington Canal gets welcome financial award

Published: Wednesday, 26 May 2021

THE Pocklington Canal Amenity Society has received a welcome £100,000 boost towards its restoration.

Car still in Wigan Flight

Published: Wednesday, 26 May 2021

THE car that ended its journey in the Wigan Flight on Monday 24th has still not been removed.

A little exaggeration?

Published: Wednesday, 26 May 2021

THE stoppage at Lock 10E on the Huddersfield Narrow was caused by a 'blockage in the tail paddle'.