The boat with no name

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

A BRAND new all-electric community trip boat has a problem—it has no name.

'Sunk boat' was unlicensed for past four years

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE boat, Shalom,  that has sunk at Hackney Wick had been illegally moored and unlicensed for four years.

Canal restoration plan set to solve road problem

Published: Thursday, 03 December 2020

THE widening of a narrow road is a problem for the council on the route of the Wey & Arun Canal.

The Ashby Canal breach

Published: Wednesday, 02 December 2020

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The breach on the restored section of the Ashby Canal. Photograph credit David Hughes.

TV company sinks boater's home

Published: Wednesday, 02 December 2020

THE television company Netflix has sunk a boater's home, moving it to facilitate filming the crime drama Top Boy.

CaRT opens Foxton against the rules

Published: Wednesday, 02 December 2020

THE Canal & River Trust have re-opened the Foxton Flight, even though it is still against the coronavirus rules.

Working seven day week to repair Trent & Mersey culvert

Published: Wednesday, 02 December 2020

THE Canal & River Trust tells it will be working a seven day week to repair the broken culvert on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

Ashby stop planks do allow winding

Published: Tuesday, 01 December 2020

THE stop planks at the breach on the Ashby Canal do allow winding.

Ashby breach on new section and now secured

Published: Monday, 30 November 2020

 The breach on the Ashby Canal at Snarestone is now secured.

Man assaults four on canal towpath

Published: Monday, 30 November 2020

A MAN has been arrested for assaulting four people on the Lancaster Canal towpath.