Ripon open at last—again!

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

OXCLOSE Lock has been finally repaired and access to Ripon Marina freely available at last!

Not so good a repair

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

WITH much ado and back-slapping the Canal & River Trust told of a 'vital' £450,000 upgrade to Hunt's Lock on the Weaver in December 2020, writes David Collins.

MP praises volunteers’ canal restoration work

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

THIS week is National Volunteer Week so how appropriate it was for the Wey & Arun Canal Trust to receive a visit from Andrew Griffith, MP for Arundel and South Downs last week.

Celebrations—a little late!

Published: Thursday, 02 June 2022

THE heavens finally smiled on Avon Navigation Trust’s long-planned VIP event to celebrate a very special award for both Tewkesbury’s Avon Lock and the town.

Stratford's new marina opens

Published: Wednesday, 01 June 2022

A NEW marina has opened on the Avon in Stratford.

'Blown' cill at Newton Heath lock repaired

Published: Wednesday, 01 June 2022

IT WAS on the 29th April that notice of the possibility of a 'blown' cill on Lock 72 was announced.

'Leak' closes the Huddersfield Narrow again

Published: Wednesday, 01 June 2022

A 'LEAK' between Locks 20E and 21E at Slaithwaite has closed the Huddersfield Narrow Canal.

Leeds & Liverpool Eshton Road Lock repaired at last.

Published: Wednesday, 01 June 2022

IT WAS way back on the 30th of September of last year that Canal & River Trust gave boaters three days to get though Eshton Road Lock on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

The Queen's visits to the to the waterways

Published: Wednesday, 01 June 2022

AS HER Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her Platinum Jubilee, Canal & river Trust relates her visits to the waterways over her reign:

Canal & River Trust cannot manage Standedge water supply

Published: Monday, 30 May 2022

THE water supply to Standedge tunnel is in such disarray that only four boats a week are allowed through!