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14 July 2017
Welcome to the latest edition. In this latest one, you'll find important water safety advice, an update on the licensing consultation, great news about the Montgomery Canal and much more besides.
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30 June 2017
Welcome to the last edition of the first half of 2017. In this one you'll find your frequently asked questions (and answers!), what went wrong in May and exciting news of the transformation of waterways in East London and lots more besides.
16 June 2017
Welcome to the latest edition of Boaters’ Update. Have a quick read for the latest boating news, events and stoppages before heading off (hopefully to your local canal or river) into what's forecast to be the warmest weekend of the year so far!
2 June 2017
Welcome to the first edition of June where you'll find the results from the Boat Owners' Survey and a review of Crick Boat Show among the usual roundup of news, events and this weekend's canal maintenance.
19 May 2017
Welcome to the last edition for this month. With only a week to go until Crick Boat Show you'll read why we think you'll benefit from coming. Aside from that you can find out how the water resources are holding up after a dry spring and lots more besides.
5 May 2017
Welcome to the first edition of May. Lots of boating information including the latest reduction in licence evasion, a video guide to licensing your boat online, boating on a budget and much more besides!
21 April 2017
Welcome to the latest edition. If you're looking for an escape from the 24/7 election coverage then have a read of Boaters' Update, get inspired, and then head to your local canal or river!
7 April 2017
Ahead of Easter (and this weekend's predicted warm spell) this edition of Boaters' Update gives you the low down on fishing, exciting news from the Cotswold Canals Trust and much more besides. So, put your feet up have a read and then make the most of your weekend(s) with a visit to your local canal and river.
Think of this blog as your one-stop shop for up-to-date boating news. It's packed full of useful information about boating on canals and rivers as well important safety announcements and upcoming events.
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