Email: Why 10 days?

Published: Wednesday, 20 April 2011

I have just received, from British Waterways, a notice of a stoppage on the North Oxford Canal at Bridge 15, Ansty.

Oxford Canal closed for 10 days

Published: Monday, 18 April 2011

TO ALLOW for the demolition of a bridge over the North Oxford Canal, the waterway will be closed for 10 days as the holiday season gets underway.

Canal 'Wedding' row

Published: Monday, 18 April 2011

IT IS the wedding of course, and the celebrations that are to be held at the canal basin on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal at Skipton is upsetting local landlords.

Calder & Hebble Navigation searched

Published: Monday, 18 April 2011

THE Calder & Hebble Navigation is being searched for body parts, that the police believe have been dumped in the waterway.

Kennet & Avon Canal chimney repair

Published: Monday, 18 April 2011

BRITISH Waterways is to lead a project to repair and restore a unique chimney by Bath Locks on the Kennet & Avon Canal thanks to an award of £50,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

More money for wildlife

Published: Monday, 18 April 2011

THE Waterways Trust has announce that people can now apply for money for wildlife habitats along the Thames with its grants scheme now open for applications.

Land's End to John O'Groats

Published: Saturday, 16 April 2011

THERE'S a British Waterways man peddling from Land's End to John O'Goats to raise cash for charity.

Rescue boats for Avon and Severn

Published: Thursday, 14 April 2011

BOTH a volunteer river rescue group and the fire service will share £122,000 in government cash for new boats for use on the Avon and Severn.

Stoke Bruerne brightened-up

Published: Thursday, 14 April 2011

THREE days and lots of paint has resulted in a rather nondescript wall at Stoke Bruerne Canal Museum getting a new lease of life.

'Olympics' mooring sites

Published: Thursday, 14 April 2011

INFORMATION has been released that some of the visitor mooring locations for the Olympics next year  will be on the London waterways, Lee Navigation and Docklands.