Volunteers take to Zoom

Published: Friday, 05 March 2021

VOLUNTEERS of the Wey & Arun Trust have taken to Zoom online to entertain during lockdown.

Damage to silted lock gate after attempt to move

Published: Friday, 05 March 2021

THE attempt to move a silted-up gate at Radcliffe Lock has caused damage and it is now out of action.

Several months to repair Aire & Calder breach

Published: Thursday, 04 March 2021

EVEN though it was 11 weeks since the breach on the Aire & Calder, on the 20th December, work has still not started on its repair.

Red diesel safe

Published: Thursday, 04 March 2021

HM TREASURY yesterday confirmed recreational boaters’ continued entitlement to red diesel.

A more sensible sign

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

INSTEAD of the multitude of signs proclaiming how good it is to be by the water and such like, there is a much more sensible sign that CaRT should use, writes James Henry.

Coming out of lockdown

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

 THOUGH as we are all aware nothing can be definite, Chesterfield Canal Trust has published dates of its reopenings.

All electric boat for Bedford Milton Keynes waterway

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

A SERIES of colour schemes were unveiled for Electra, the all electric boat being built for the Bedford Milton Keynes waterway.

Winkwell Swing Bridge reopens to navigation

Published: Wednesday, 03 March 2021

THE Grand Union Canal is open for navigation again through Hemel Hempstead.

How accurate the list of spending?

Published: Monday, 01 March 2021

SO VICTOR gives 'a bit of praise' to Canal & River Trust for money it is spending on the northern waterways, writes T. Lang.

The most essential repair

Published: Monday, 01 March 2021

YOU have inadvertently overlooked what I would regard as the most essential repair on the inland waterways system namely, the breach on the Aire & Calder Navigations, writes Jonathan Mosse.