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13 July 2017
We are letting boaters know that the second stage of our boat licensing consultation has finished. The next and final stage will see us asking all of our boat licence holders to get involved.
12 July 2017
Acton Swing Bridge, near Northwich, is due to reopen on Monday 24 July after a six month, £1.5 million programme to repair and strengthen the bridge deck.
A new floating café has opened at Trevor Basin, close to the iconic World Heritage Site - Pontcysyllte Aqueduct on the Llangolen Canal in north east Wales, offering visitors delicious meals, cream teas and light refreshments.
11 July 2017
We have completed £1 million of improvement works to the Rochdale Canal between Sowerby Bridge and Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire.
We are giving families the chance to explore the weird and wonderful creatures lurking in the water at Fradley Junction, one of the Midlands’ best loved nature spots, on Sunday 16th July.
We are once again calling for motorists to slow down when crossing over Broughton Bridge in Aylesbury, after the bridge was hit by a careless driver causing £25,000 worth of damage.
10 July 2017
A local autism charity has adopted a stretch of the Chesterfield Canal to help us make it an even more special place for local people.
We are reminding people not to swim in Tardebigge Reservoir during the hot weather after we received reports about people choosing the location to have a dip.
7 July 2017
A campaign to bring more narrowboats back to the Huddersfield Narrow Canal has been hailed a huge success.
6 July 2017
Injured servicemen and women are being given the opportunity to re-build their lives, gain qualifications and learn new skills by transforming and restoring historic canals.