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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.

Census 2021 – boats are households too!

On Sunday the 21st March this year every household in England and Wales will be expected to complete their census ...More

Cut locking effort with a cut price ratchet Windlass!

Winding lock paddles can be very hard work. A ratchet windlass at an October 40% discount could make boating easier! ...More

Recurrent sluice gate fault leaves boats aground

A fault on a sluice gate at Twerton recently left dozens of grounded boats along a stretch of the River ...More

Marinas operator BWML becomes Aquavista

BWML, the UK’s leading residential and leisure mooring provider, has now become 'Aquavista'. ...More

Canal coronavirus lockdown Updates

The canals have been 'open for business' since August but there are still restrictions on how many people can occupy a boat. ...More

Corinavirus impact on UK Canals, boaters & towpaths

Essential boat travel only, moor 14 days plus, some closed C. R. T. locks, bridges, tunnels, towpath restrictions, no fishing. ...More

Capsized narrowboat raised from River Soar

River Canal Rescue have raised a capsized narrowboat at Barrow, on the River Soar, on the 25th March. Torrential rain ...More

Coping with flooding on canals & rivers

Winter boat sinkings on canals and rivers are often the result of flooding causing rapidly rising and falling water levels. ...More

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