Broads suffering too

Published: Thursday, 30 September 2010

IT IS not only British Waterways and the Environment Agency that are suffering from lack of funding, the Broads too are due for drastic cuts.

Another serious fire injury

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

A BOATER is in hospital having suffered serious burns in a fire on his  narrowboat that damaged two others moored with it.

Boater wins council battle

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

EAST Riding of Yorkshire Council has lost its battle to move a narrowboat that it maintained was in breach of planning guidelines.

Served its purpose

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

THE State of the Waterways category in the Gallery in narrowboatworld has now been removed.

More development on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

THERE is to be even more development between Leeds and Shipley on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Llanthony Bridge making money

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

THERE is now a ban on vehicles using the pedestrianised area by Llanthony Bridge in Gloucester,  but 8,000 have been caught using it, and getting a £60 fine.

New book on Wilts & Berks

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

A NEW book has been published on the history of the derelict Wilts & Berks Canal that is at present undergoing restoration.

Portholes not safe

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

IT SEEMS that portholes in narrowboats, regarded as the ultimate deterrent for thieves, are not so safe after all.

Challenger director faces criminal charges

Published: Wednesday, 29 September 2010

CHALLENGER'S Ed Rimmer appeared in court yesterday (Tuesday 28th September) to face 35 fraud-related charges, writes Allan Richards.

Boaters biggest contributors

Published: Monday, 27 September 2010

IN DIRECT contradiction to what British Waterways claim, it has been revealed that boaters are the biggest contributors to the waterways.