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Thursday, May 10, 2018

The Canal & River Trust has said lock paddles left raised were cause of the embankment collapse that shut part of the Shropshire Union Canal just outside Middlewich

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Is the Lichfield Canal tying itself in knots? No, on the contrary, it’s enjoying some success in unravelling the problems of roads and railways getting in the way of restoration...

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May 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018

Advance tickets holders save 15% on the entry price and children aged 16 years and under receive free entry on all three days of the show

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April 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018

The parliamentary Bill which would for the first time require boats using the Middle Level Navigations to pay registration charges, has moved a stage closer to becoming law

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April 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018

A royal reconnection took place to mark completion of Cotswold Canals restoration from Brimscombe to Stonehouse

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April 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Scottish Canals have made a deal with three hireboat operators...

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February 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Serious contamination was discovered, delaying the process

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March 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The Thames, the Lee, the Grand Union and the Regent weren’t the capital’s only waterways. A team from the London Canal Museum has been tracking down the rest of the city’s canals...

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February 2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Inland Waterways Association has joined other organisations in opposing higher licence fees for ‘continuous cruisers’ without home moorings

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February 2018
Thursday, January 25, 2018

The Canal & River Trust has put in a formal request to the Government to transfer the Thames, Nene, Great Ouse, Medway and other Environment Agency rivers to CRT – to a mixed response from user groups

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February 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Graffiti attacks on historic waterway structures represent 50 percent of all vandalism incidents - and cost a lot to remove!

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January 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

A switch-around at the Canal & River Trust has seen the departure of one director and changes in the responsibilities of another four

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January 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Despite a delay, the parliamentary process to introduce boat licences on the Middle Level Navigations is back on track

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January 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

The Llangollen Canal’s Chirk Tunnel is inspected every three years

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January 2018
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

East Yorkshire’s Pocklington Canal restoration has been rather a ‘stop / go’ project over the years. But now things are finally coming together, with a reopening in prospect

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