More women pushed into canal

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

FOLLOWING on our report of two women pushed into a canal, the police are investigating a total of five in one evening.

Is it another body?

Published: Monday, 15 June 2020

AN INQUEST into a drowning last year in the Rochdale Nine heard that it was the 28th in the waterway.

Victor: Not so much 'wellbeing'

Published: Sunday, 14 June 2020

THERE is certainly not so much of the often acclaimed 'wellbeing' on the towpaths these days.

Rotted lock closes Watford Flight

Published: Saturday, 13 June 2020

WATFORD Flight on the Grand Union Canal is closed for the foreseeable future.

Transporting workers by the Thames

Published: Saturday, 13 June 2020

AS PLANS to open up the Thames to hire boats get underway there is a scheme to use them to ferry workers.

Post lockdown maintenance tips

Published: Friday, 12 June 2020

AS LOCKDOWN restrictions ease and people start to cruise the waterways again, here are some maintenance tips.

More shops opening at Mercia

Published: Friday, 12 June 2020

MONDAY will see more shops open at Mercia Marina on the Trent & Mersey at Willington.

The disgrace of the Anderton Boat Lift

Published: Friday, 12 June 2020

THERE  is a shambolic situation at present with the Anderton Boat Lift.

Day boat hire starts on the Broads

Published: Friday, 12 June 2020

DAY Boats can once again be hired on the Broads.

Blowing grass into the Cut

Published: Thursday, 11 June 2020

A WORKER has been walking along a towpath cutting grass but blowing it into the canal.