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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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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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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

There are some impressive plans for restoring the Derby Canal - including a remarkable boat lift - but now, the Canal Trust believes it’s on the point of turning them into physical progress

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

One end is in rural Derbyshire, the other in the heart of Manchester, but both canals form a vital link in the Cheshire Ring - and some attractive cruising too

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

With the Cheshire Plain on one side and the Peak District hills on the other, the Macclesfield provides glorious views, splendid old mills, and a rhyme about a bear...

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Following another successful Braunston Historic Narrowboat Rally this summer, we’ve put together a walk with a choice of distances, all of which take in this village at the heart of the canal system

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

A group based in East Anglia faced a race against time to save a historic lock from collapsing – and this summer, volunteers working there found themselves struggling against the tide too...

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