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An East Midlands canal restoration scheme looks set to take an important step forward, with plans to reopen a short length connected to the national navigable network

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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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Locks, bridges, tunnels, channels and towpaths are all on the agenda for Waterway Recovery Group's restoration volunteers in 2019, as it plans a programme with a slight Midlands flavour to it...

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February 2019

Restoration: time for Bedford?

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

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