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The detective thriller set on the canals is a heart stopping first venture - with a serial pusher

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Why is a highways body supporting a canal restoration to the tune of £4m? We follow the story of the M5 motorway and the 'Missing Mile'...

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The Angling Trust and CRT have announced the details of their Let's Fish! angling participation campaign for 2019

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June 2019

How the canals are preparing for the UK's new high speed railway

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June 2019

Boating tourism is on the up

Friday, May 17, 2019

Boating tourism is on the rise according to figures released recently

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June 2019

Trust staff and volunteers from Montgomeryshire Wildlife Trust spent a weekend learning the ancient art of hedge-laying

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May 2019

The Inland Waterways Association has released the results of its canals gaptracker survey

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May 2019

A possible 'facilities payment' for boaters on London's waterways is among the IWA's proposals for dealing with pressure on the capital's canals and rivers

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May 2019

An inquest into a fatal fall from the aqueduct on the Llangollen Canal in 2016 has recorded the death as 'misadventure'

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May 2019

Trailable narrowboats will be heading north this summer as the Inland Waterways Association's National Trailboat Festival returns to the Lancaster Canal

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April 2019

The pub on the Wilts & Berks Canal has an unusual feature: a newly-built narrowboat with cosy seating inside

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April 2019

A floating festival will celebrate the reopening of Scottish coast-to-coast route in May

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April 2019

The first boat passed through the site of the breach on the Middlewich Arm of the Shropshire Union, after repairs were completed just before Christmas

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Vandalism resulting in a flood causing damage to local businesses has resulted in lock hours limits on the L&L

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Boats will be required to have suitable Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms or fail Boat Safety Scheme examination

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