Northampton gets marina

Published: Friday, 20 November 2009

AFTER years of controversy, it has finally been decided that Northampton will get its marina in Becket's Park on the Nene.

£3.5 millions to replace log cabin!

Published: Friday, 20 November 2009

DUDLEY Canal Trust have just published its plans to replace its 'log' cabin at the entrance to Dudley Tunnel with a £3.5 millions centre.

Middle aged vandal caught on CCTV

Published: Thursday, 19 November 2009

THE police are hunting a middle aged vandal who they believe is responsible for destroying canalside signs.

Winter overhaul for the 'Narrow'

Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2009

NEARLY half a million pounds is being spent on maintenance work on the Huddersfield Narrow this winter.

Another sculpture wrecked

Published: Wednesday, 18 November 2009

CANAL side sculptures seem to be a target for vandals, with now another being wrecked.

Rusted jubilee clip caused sinking

Published: Monday, 16 November 2009

IT WAS a rusted jubilee clip that caused a boat moored on the Thames to fill with water and sink.

Damaged bridge closes canal

Published: Saturday, 14 November 2009

A VEHICLE damaging Hapton Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has resulted in its closure.

The breach

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

IT HAS been estimated that 21 million gallons of water escaped from the canal as a result of the breach on Thursday, flowing across agricultural land and into the Churnet.

Serious diesel spill in Calder

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

THERE has been a Category One—the most serious—diesel spill into the Calder, that is causing concern.

£500 millions canal corridor plan

Published: Friday, 13 November 2009

BRADFORD Council will take a stake in  a £500 millions canal corridor plan that will see massive development along the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.