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Thursday, October 4, 2018

A further bridge failure in Edinburgh has meant closures in Scotland’s cash-strapped Lowland canals

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Waterways

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Stephen Dowsett could have driven and been there in under five hours. Instead he decided to cruise his 45ft trad stern ‘Quidlibet’ to visit his daughter, starting from the Rivery Wey in Surrey, a return journey of over 600 miles and 300 locks

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October 2018
Friday, August 24, 2018

Not actually a restoration, but a brand new waterway - albeit one first planned in 1812. But despite recent setbacks, there are signs that the time has come for the Bedford - Milton Keynes link to take real steps towards becoming a reality

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September 2018
Friday, August 24, 2018

One of our earliest industrial canals, the Bridgewater was ahead of its time, and its sturdy construction still impresses in its modern role as a vital link in the north west’s leisure network

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September 2018
Friday, August 24, 2018

As the canal system continues to suffer the after-effects of the hot dry early summer, we ask the Canal & River Trust what the prognosis is for routes affected by water shortage, and for the longer term future

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October 2018
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Thursday, October 4, 2018

When 14-year-old Aneesa Salim stepped on board, it was the start of family adventures on the waterways

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September 2018
Friday, September 7, 2018

How do you buy a narrowboat and spend five days a week renovating it while on maternity leave, without letting on to your husband? Katy-Felicity Butler-Brown tells us how it was done...

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October 2018
Friday, September 7, 2018

We ask the experts how to keep your perfect paintjob

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September 2018
Friday, September 7, 2018

To help you enjoy uninterrupted cruising, here are the top five causes of breakdowns and how to avoid them

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September 2018

Boating Leisure Services are back in the winners’ enclosure with an elegant craft full of future-proofed features

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September 2018

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