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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!
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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.
24 March 2017
Welcome to the latest edition of Boaters' Update. Among others, you'll find news and views on everything from running generators, aliens and Doris's disruption...
10 March 2017
Welcome to the latest edition of Boaters' Update. In this fortnight's update you'll find all the usual events, stoppages and news along with articles (inspired by boaters) on generators and your common questions, among others.
24 February 2017
Welcome to the latest edition where you'll find news of plans to review how we licence boats, your response to last edition's mooring article and a feature on cycling and cyclists. Of course, you'll find the usual news roundup, latest canal closures and event listings.
10 February 2017
Welcome to the latest edition. Read on to find out why visiting Crick Boat Show is a must-do for boating enthusiasts, what you want others to do when mooring up and which lock worked the hardest in 2016.
27 January 2017
Hello and welcome to the latest Boaters' Update. In this final edition of January 2017 you'll find mentions of everything from golf carts and green hearts through to otters and overtaking. Enjoy!
13 January 2017
Welcome to the inaugural edition of 2017. There's lots to read and, if you have the time, give your feedback on.
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