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Friday, May 17, 2019

In the second part of our guide to this great east-west route, we follow the more dramatic western length as it plunges down Devizes locks, crosses impressive aqueducts, descends into historic Bath city, and follows the Avon to Bristol Harbour

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Guides
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

From Little Venice we follow London’s canal past the crowds at Camden Lock and through the less well-known lengths further east to reach Limehouse, the Olympic Park, and London’s newest waterway ring

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Guides
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

A cruising circuit of contrasts takes us through the heart of Wolverhampton, past the Black Country’s remaining industries, and through lovely wooded countryside on the Staffs & Worcs Canal

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Guides
Thursday, March 8, 2018

No more than 20 miles long altogether, the Caldon and its arm to Leek manage to pack in as much interest as many much longer waterways - and some stunning Staffordshire scenery too

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Guides
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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Cruises
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

The coal traffic which sustained Yorkshire’s busiest freight waterway for three centuries may have vanished, but the Aire & Calder is still impressive to cruise - and may yet have a cargo-carrying future

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Cruises
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

A dead-end waterway with no locks and just the odd short tunnel and aqueduct, the Ashby Canal is nonetheless well worth a visit for the many miles of quiet midland scenery, and some interesting sites to visit

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Guides
Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The Regent’s canal is one of London’s best kept secrets. Often hidden by the city’s surrounding buildings – it is home to a patchwork of urban architecture and peaceful scenery. A quick search of Instagram reveals a myriad of incredible photographs taken by the public that capture all of the colours and character this canal has to offer.

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Feature

Going aground is something that’s happened to all of us boaters at some point – so Canal Boat Magazine asked Willow Wren Training for some tips on how to avoid it happening, and what to do if it does

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Tips
Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The narrowboat is the go-anywhere canal and river craft – but how far afield can you travel in something a bit wider? It’s a question we’re often asked, and there isn’t a simple answer...

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Navigation
Tuesday, November 5, 2013

With their straight courses and few locks, they might not be the most exciting of waterways – but the Fossdyke and Witham are well worth a visit for their history, the ‘big sky’ country, and for the cruise into historic Lincoln and Boston

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Navigation
Monday, August 12, 2013

Two important West Midlands canal routes reopened today

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News
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012

Regents Canal

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Canals
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Canals
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Ribble Link Navigation

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Canals
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Lancaster Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

River Thames

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

River Stort

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Oxford Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

River Medway

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Kennet & Avon Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Grand Union Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Basingstoke Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Montgomery Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Llangollen Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Forth & Clyde Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Union Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Crinan Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Caledonian Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

River Weaver

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Trent & Mersey Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Rochdale Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Peak Forest Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Macclesfield Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Manchester Ship Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Leeds & Liverpool Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Caldon Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Bridgewater Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Ashton Canal

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

River Trent

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Canals
Friday, May 8, 2009

Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigation

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