Lee Navigation towpath safe again after 13 women assaulted

Published: Friday, 17 December 2021

THE man who committed a series of attacks on women along the Lee Navigation towpath has been sentenced to jail.

Cranfleet Cut closure

Published: Friday, 17 December 2021

THE Canal & River Trust has now given the dates for Cranfleet Cut closure that was first reported in narrowboatworld.

Canal & River Trust does not enforce powers under byelaws

Published: Friday, 17 December 2021

IN 2018, I had my competency assessed to be a volunteer boat mover with the Canal & River Trust, writes Giles Williams.

Winter stoppage no longer required

Published: Friday, 17 December 2021

THE Canal & River Trust has decided that the winter stoppage on the Calder & Hebble is no longer required so it has been cancelled.

Underfloor boat heating does not work

Published: Thursday, 16 December 2021

I WAS most interested to read of the person who was offered a boat with underfloor heating, writes Jean Bostock.

Aston Expressway work likely to have significant effect on navigation

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

WORK on the Aston Expressway will most likely prove to have a significant effect on navigation.

Slowly does it—again

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

IT IS slowly does it—againon the repair to a lock wall at Gargrave on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

The latest in 'narrow boating'

Published: Wednesday, 15 December 2021

I AM in the market for a new narrowboat, the old one having given 20 years of good service, writes Vincent Naylor..

Kennet & Avon reopens today

Published: Monday, 13 December 2021

THE breach on the Kennet & Avon Canal has been repaired with the navigation reopened at noon today, Monday.

Milestone moment for Wey & Arun Trust volunteers

Published: Monday, 13 December 2021

IT WAS a milestone moment for volunteers of the Wey & Arun Canal Trust at the Tickner’s Heath road crossing project at Alfold.