Victor gives a bit of praise

Published: Sunday, 28 February 2021

IT WAS good to read from Canal & River Trust of all the maintenance being carried out on the northern waterways.

No hurry with the four repairs

Published: Saturday, 27 February 2021

THERE seems to be a complete lack of urgency by Canal & River Trust over the four major stoppages that affect the canals.

Figure of Three repair nearing completion

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

A MAJOR £3 millions repair project at Figure of Three Lock on the Calder & Hebble Navigation is nearing completion.

Two drown within a month in Wigan Flight

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

TWO people have drowned in the Wigan Flight in a month.

Slowly does it on the breach

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

IT SEEMS to be a matter of 'slowly does it' on the breach on the Aire & Calder Navigation.

More Weaver woes

Published: Friday, 26 February 2021

IT WOULD seem that the Weaver Navigation at the moment is not the place to be.

Complete lack of a priority on the waterways

Published: Thursday, 25 February 2021

THERE is a complete lack of a priority on the waterways today.

The only service block closed for four weeks

Published: Thursday, 25 February 2021

BOATERS on the Weaver will be stuck for water for the entire month of March.

Broads Authority getting tough on speeding boaters

Published: Thursday, 25 February 2021

THREE boaters have been prosecuted for speeding on the Broads.

Typical of the notices at reservoirs

Published: Wednesday, 24 February 2021

THE photograph of all the notices at Tring Reservoir is typical at others I have visited writes T. Lang.