Busted cill repaired in four hours

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

THE busted cill of a lock on the Shropshire Union Canal took four hours to repair.

To attempt three and a half marathons in 24 hours

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

A LIFE member of the Chesterfield Canal Trust is to attempt three and a half marathons in 24 hours along its towpath and back.

Massive Trent development at Nottingham

Published: Thursday, 06 August 2020

A MASSIVE development on the Trent in Nottingham is now taking shape.

Oxford lift bridge inoperable until today

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THE automated Mill Lift Bridge (205) on the Oxford Canal failed yesterday, Tuesday.

Overseas visitors returning to the waterways

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

BOAT hirers from across the world are returning to the waterways for their holidays now that the coronavirus pandemic has eased.

Another car in a canal

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THE latest car to end up in a waterway was in the Lancaster Canal.

Middlewich reopens

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THE two broken paddles on Wardle Lock have been repaired.

Fish holding up start on Buckby Flight repair

Published: Wednesday, 05 August 2020

THOUGH the equipment for the repair of Buckby Flight was on site yesterday, Tuesday, today will be spent removing fish.

Lockdown for over 50's would decimate boating

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

THE plan being put forward by the government to put people over the age of 50 into lockdown to control coronavirus spreading would decimate boating.

Five more closures over the week-end

Published: Monday, 03 August 2020

Coxhead Swing Bridge (20) on the Leeds & Liverpool starts the failures over the week-end.