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Liverpool’s first Folk Festival on the Dock

OVER 100 folk, roots and acoustic acts and almost 450 performers have been confirmed for the inaugural Folk Festival on the Dock, which takes place at Albert Dock Liverpool over the August Bank Holiday...

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Make tracks for Maesbury

THERE will be the chance to ‘have a go’ at skills ranging from apple juicing and juggling to traditional crafts and gurning at the Maesbury Canal Fayre over the weekend of September 2-4 at...

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Driver takes wrong turn onto Welsh canal

A DRIVER in Wales ended up on the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal, after taking a wrong turn onto the waterway’s towpath.  Police and staff from the Canal & River Trust were called to the...

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Get snapping for new waterway photographic competition

A NEW photographic competition has been launched by the Canal & River Trust across North Wales, Cheshire and Shropshire. The competition is looking for imaginative and evocative photographs that depict ‘Life on the Waterways’...

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