October 2023


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Inside this month’s Towpath Talk…

A journey worth taking

Slow cruisers who took their campaign for the energy payment to Parliament are celebrating success. Sally Clifford finds out more.

Shardlow festival goes from strength to strength

Bigger and better.Thatwas the opinion of thousands of visitors who flocked to the third Shardlow Inland Port Festival at the eastern end of the Trent& Mersey Canal in Derbyshire.

Joining forces to tackle pollution

River health is more than a talking point, as Sally Clifford finds out.

All dressed up with no place to go!

Jonathan Mosse’s monthly look at freight developments on the inland waterways.

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