Swing bridge back in action

Published: Thursday, 02 December 2021

THIS time it was not a normal failure at Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

Positions NOT redundant if still being done by volunteers

Published: Wednesday, 01 December 2021

IN DEFENCE of Victor I have to say that I feel it to be a fact that unpaid volunteers are doing the work that was once done by paid staff, writes John Coxon.

Work still not started on K&A breach repair

Published: Wednesday, 01 December 2021
 
IT WAS way back in October that the Kennet & Avon Canal was brought to an halt at Reading.

Does not understand the advice

Published: Wednesday, 01 December 2021

I ACCEPT that the warnings by the managing director of River Canal Rescue make sense, writes T Lang.

Problem logging-on?

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

THERE have been problems today (Monday) both preventing our uploading and people logging-on to the site.

Victor in trouble again!

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

OUR Victor did not do too well this time, with Trevor Mapstone putting him right by writing:

Volunteers have not taken jobs

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

REFERRING to the following statement by Victor, Giles Williams writes:

Big Lock footbridge engineers get award

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2021

THE engineers who undertook the repair work on the Big Lock footbridge have won an award.

Victor asks 'what are these 'emergency works'?

Published: Monday, 29 November 2021

TIME and time again we are told that the winter stoppage cancellations are due 'to the impact of emergency works'.

Now its nine winter works cancelled

Published: Saturday, 27 November 2021

THREE more 'urgent' winter works have been cancelled making it a total of nine so far.