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Bridgewater Canal Through Time

A series of locations on the Bridgewater Canal Reviewer: Harry Arnold A COVER taster on the book Bridgewater Canal Through Time states ‘The No.1 Best Selling Colour Local History Series’ so the format of...

Customer service awards for North West staff

VISITORS to the canals of North West England are promised excellent customer service from the Canal & River Trust charity, thanks to a trailblazing training programme. In a joint collaboration with Visit England and...

Riverside Lane by Ginger Black

A fictional tale with an air of authenticity Reviewer: Elizabeth Rogers WHERE better to choose for the setting of a fictional story than by placing it in the author’s own surroundings? There the location...

Win tickets to Crick Boat Show!

Towpath Talk has 15 pairs of adult tickets for the 2017 Crick Boat Show & Waterways Festival (27-29 May), to give-away to readers. The UK’s biggest inland waterways festival takes place at Crick Marina,...

A lot of boat for you money.

Nottingham Boat Company is attracting loads of interest in its wide beam range of boats. Phil Pickin went to find out why. IT’S funny how tastes change and how trends establish themselves. Until recently...

Open weekend lights up the Turnerwood flight

THE Canal & River Trust and Chesterfield Canal Trust got together to showcase their activities at the Turnerwood flight at Shireoaks over the weekend of March 11-12. Members of the CRT team and volunteers...

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