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What's happening on the UK Canals and Rivers

Canal Junction has regular news updates on canal matters, progress reports on the many canal restoration and rebuilding schemes and special features about UK canals and inland waterways.

You dig 40 tons, what do you get – a cleaner BCN!

40 tons of rubbish were lifted from the waters of the BCN in a recent joint effort involving over 100 volunteers from ...More

Canals Easter Recovery from Winter Storms

Most of the UK canal system is back in action in time for the Easter Holidays. Canal tow paths, bridges ...More

Mooring advice for 200 new liveaboards

If you are one of the many people tempted to start living a mobile life afloat on our canals then ...More

HS2 crashes on as canal deckchairs get rearranged

The way in which HS2 will shatter the peace of many of our canals’ precious quiet and natural spaces must now be clear ...More

Has CRT the skills to work with liveaboard boaters?

It looks like the Canal and River Trust is finding the growing numbers of liveaboard boaters difficult people to handle. ...More

Hurleston locks pinch point may get shaved.

A canal lock which has trapped many narrow boats and stopped them from cruising the Llangollen Canal may be ‘shaved’ to ...More

Broads tolls limited to inflation to help boaters

Boaters and hire firms on the Broads will get toll increases in line with inflation in 2014 to limit the ...More

CRT backtracks on business boat licence fee changes

Plans to increase licence fees for commercial craft have been scrapped, after hire firms said they might put them and ...More

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