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Monday 24 November

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Friday 21 November

Today's news from the web

  • Riverboat project bids for TV windfall somersetcountygazette.co.uk

    Taunton could soon have its own solar-powered riverboat thanks to a TV competition. ...

  • Take me to the river portstrategy.com

    Saab has launched a tracking system for inland waterway craft....

  • New hotel for city? thisisgloucestershire.co.uk

    Gloucester Docks is set to get a new hotel – on the water. The Severn's changing water levels have led the owners of the Oliver Cromwell river cruise boat to seek a permanent mooring to establish her as a restaurant, hotel and jazz venue. ...

  • British Waterways to restart repairing Vale Royal Locks northwichguardian.co.uk

    Work on Vale Royal locks is set to start again after British Waterways secured funding for the project. ...


Thursday 20 November

Today's news from the web

  • Downturn halts £500m development news.bbc.co.uk

    The future of a £500m development to transform a 150-acre canalside site in Falkirk and create 5,000 new jobs is in doubt. ...

  • Boris Johnson wants to grow food on canal banks themovechannel.com

    Flat roofs, canal banks, disused railway yards and other derelict land lots are also being earmarked for this green sensation. ...

  • British Waterways makes improvements to Alrewas lock landing waterscape.com

    British Waterways West Midlands has recently spent £180,000 on rebuilding Alrewas lock landing. The vast improvements to the lock landing will help to alleviate congestion and provide more temporary mooring space for boaters waiting to go through the lock. ...


Wednesday 19 November

Today's news from the web

  • Sustainable clean-up after vandals pollute the Mon & Brec waterscape.com

    “The recent wind and rain helped to retain the pollution within the initial section and it has posed no risk to people or wildlife,” said Mr Birch. “However, I doubt the mindless vandals who did this particularly cared how much damage they were causing,” he added. ...

  • BW delegation joins Dover docks strike socialistworker.co.uk

    A group of French dockers from the CGT union crossed the Channel to march alongside delegations from British Waterways, Medway TUC and the Dover shipping branch of the RMT union. ...


Tuesday 18 November

Today's news from the web

  • New look for dry dock under Wigan Pier Quarter plan waterscape.com

    Wigan’s historic canal dry dock has been given a £55,000 makeover under a grand vision for the town’s Pier Quarter. ...

  • Minister visits hub of waterway renaissance in Wales waterscape.com

    Heritage Minister Alun Ffred Jones met with senior British Waterways (BW) officials to discuss the future of waterways in Wales – including the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, now well on course to be fully re-opened for the new visitor season in 2009. ...

  • Vote for the Taunton trip boat waterscape.com

    Somerset Waterways Development Trust have made a bid for lottery funding for a community trip boat in Taunton. ...

  • London volunteers pick up award waterscape.com

    British Waterways (BW) has commended volunteers for their work as rangers on the Slough Arm of the Grand Union Canal. ...

  • New cycling route for the Mon & Brec waterscape.com

    A new walking and cycling route along the stunning Clydach Gorge, close to the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, has now been completed by sustainable transport charity Sustrans. ...

  • Good news for Woolsthorpe Top Lock waterscape.com

    The Inland Waterways Association (IWA) has come up with a £175,000 funding plan to help re-build Woolsthorpe Top Lock on the Grantham Canal, following the partial collapse of the offside wall last year. ...

  • Boating holidays help boost struggling canal industries birminghampost.net

    Skippers of Birmingham’s waterways are hoping to stay afloat during the recession with a raft of business innovations. ...

  • Official opening of new bridge thisisgloucestershire.co.uk

    A new link in the Gloucester regeneration chain was established today in the form of the new High Orchard bridge. ...


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