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Wednesday 19 May

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  • Clean-up campaign on Snow Hill canals birminghammail.net

    Some 170 volunteers from HFC Bank will be boarding a British Waterways boat along the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal after adopting a stretch of the water in the city centre. ...

  • Steel barriers at Loxwood to be replaced midhurstandpetworth.co.uk

    The Wey and Arun Canal Trust installed the barriers in 2008 after completing a major £1.8m project to take the canal under the B2133 in the centre of Loxwood. The trust said it was ordered by West Sussex County Council to put in the 1.8-metre railings to make the bridge safe for horse riders crossing over it. But the appearance of the barriers, which cost £13,500, incensed village people. They said they were unsightly, made the village look like a prison, and were a blot on the landscape. ...


Tuesday 18 May

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  • Richard Benyon confirmed as new Waterway Minister waterscape.com

    Growing up in Reading, Richard Benyon attended the Royal Agricultural College. He is a riparian landowner and farmer on the Kennet & Avon Canal, and a former soldier and founder of the charity Help for Heroes....

  • BW's works programme reflects boater feedback waterscape.com

    While approximately half of boaters (49%) think the upkeep of the waterways is good or excellent, a third of boaters (32%) think that the upkeep of the waterways is just OK whilst 17% think it is below standard....

  • Peel Ports increases capacity of its barge service on Manchester Ship Canal crainsmanchesterbusiness.co.uk

    Peel Ports has increased capacity of its container barge service between Liverpool and Manchester to satisfy growing demand. It has commissioned a double barge service on the Manchester Ship Canal for the first time to handle goods arriving at the Port of Liverpool. ...

  • Chelsea Flower Show garden to feature replica lock telegraph.co.uk

    The garden, created by Leeds City Council and modelled on the locks found on the Leeds-Liverpool Canal, is the latest in a series of eye-catching water features to make an appearance at the annual horticultural event. ...

  • Weekend of messing about in boats worcesternews.co.uk

    The golden age of Stourport’s waterways was celebrated during a heritage weekend. The restored historic boat Lady Hatherton 1898, a canal inspection boat, was moored at the Stourport Canal Basins for the heritage weekend where the town’s heritage rooms, newly completed, were on show. ...


Thursday 13 May

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Tuesday 11 May

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  • First steps for £40m Helix plan news.bbc.co.uk

    The Helix project includes the creation of two huge horse head sculptures and a waterway linking Grangemouth into the Scottish canal network. ...

  • Gloucestershire College to expand after British Waterways deal thisisgloucestershire.co.uk

    ​A DEAL with British Waterways will see Gloucestershire College expanding its operations at Gloucester Docks. The college, which has its base in a state-of-the-art canalside building already, could also occupy parts of the Alexandra Warehouse and Harbour House. ...

  • Trafford heroes announced for canal project placenorthwest.co.uk

    Three notable people from Trafford have been chosen to be immortalised in steel for a new piece of public art known as a Portrait Bench. ...

  • Solution in sight for controversial Wey & Arun railings? waterscape.com

    The Wey & Arun Canal Trust (WACT) has come up with an innovative solution to concerns over the appearance of the metal railings on the new bridge carrying the B2133 road over the Wey & Arun Canal in the village. ...

  • 104-year-old boat begins tour of Llangollen Canal news.bbc.co.uk

    A 104-year-old horse-drawn boat is beginning an eight-day tour of the World Heritage site between Wrexham and Denbighshire on the Llangollen Canal. ...


Wednesday 5 May

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  • Kendal's Canal Head plans to go public thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk

    Ambitious plans for the £130m redevelopment of Kendal’s Canal Head are being unveiled to the public. ...

  • Residents urged to explore historic docks peterboroughtoday.co.uk

    A guide is being released to encourage residents of Gloucestershire to visit a historical tourist attraction right on their doorstep this summer - Gloucester Docks....


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