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The Crick Boat Show is the best inland trade show – photo: Waterway Images

The Crick Boat Show is the best inland trade show – photo: Waterway Images

Broom Boats Loves the Broads
Brundall's Broom Boats has partnered with the Broads Trust's Love the Broads campaign pledging to raise awareness of the variety of local projects supported and funded. 22 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
New products from Engines Plus
Engines Plus used the Crick Boat Show to launch the new Canaline 70T marine diesel engine, developed to comply with the new RCD 2 emissions legislation that came into force in January. 19 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
New Canal & River Trust license for boat renting
The Canal & River Trust is introducing a new letting licence to regulate the increasing number of people living on rented boats and ensure their safety. 05 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Scotland's canal college
A new college in Scotland is aiming to help more than 360 disadvantaged young people into employment through a heritage conservation qualification. 05 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
City Cruises acquires York River Boat Cruises
City Cruises, has made its second acquisition outside of London by acquiring York River Boat Cruises, the first being the company’s operation in Poole. 01 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Waterways satisfaction up
The Canal & River Trust’s latest Boat Owners’ Views survey shows that boaters satisfaction with its waterways has increased in the past year. 31 May 2017 - Boating Business
Battery option for Aqualine boats
Aqualine boats are now available with specialist marine batteries from DBS Energy for UK and European customers. 24 May 2017 - Boating Business
Dock gateway transformed
The Canal & River Trust, which looks after the Lancaster Canal, has worked in partnership with Thurnham Parish Council to complete a £25,000 project to transform the gateway into Lancaster’s 230-year old Glasson Dock. 16 May 2017 - Boating Business
Canal festival celebrates waterways networks
The annual Moira Canal Festival will return for its 17th year over the weekend of 27-28 May at the historic, Grade II listed Moira Furnace on the Leicestershire/Derbyshire border. 15 May 2017 - Boating Business
Canal & River Trust releases draft maintenance programme
The Canal & River Trust has requested feedback on its recently published draft winter maintenance programme for 2017-18. 15 May 2017 - Boating Business
GRP boats showcase at Crick
Marina operator BWML will showcase glass reinforced plastic (GRP) boats at this year’s Crick Boat Show demonstrating what it calls a 'cheaper alternative' for cruising the canals. 10 May 2017 - Boating Business
License evasion is reduced
License evasion on the Canal & River Trust’s waterways has reduced by over the past 12 months according to its annual national boat count. 07 May 2017 - Boating Business
Canal restoration appeal
A public appeal for the restoration of the Montgomery Canal beyond Crickheath to Llanymynech has been launched. 03 May 2017 - Boating Business
River Canal Rescue to speak at Flood Expo 2017
River Canal Rescue (RCR) has been chosen to speak at this year’s Flood Expo to explain how boat salvage and recovery keeps the UK inland waterways clear, manages flood risks and supports the environment. 25 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
National licensing consultation
The Canal & River Trust is inviting boaters to express an interest in being part of workshops that will form stage two of its three stage national licensing consultation. 25 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
London Mooring Strategy is developed
The Canal & River Trust is developing a London Mooring Strategy to address the challenges and opportunities of boating in the Capital. 10 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
River Canal Rescue support
River Canal Rescue will provide free breakdown and emergency assistance to a theatre group during the recreation of a 320-mile route wartime trainees took while working for the Grand Union Canal Carrying Company (GUCC) 75 years' ago. 10 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
£3m growth strategy for BWML
British Waterways Marinas Ltd (BWML) has revealed a five-year growth strategy, with investments across its portfolio of marinas amounting to £3m over the next three years. 03 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
Capercaillie Cruisers to cease trading
Capercaillie Cruisers Ltd (CCL) is to cease trading at the end of 2017 following the break-down of discussions with Scottish Canals over future fees, a decision the Inland Waterways Association (IWA) has branded as ‘very bad news’ for the future of the Forth & Clyde and Union canals. 03 Apr 2017 - Boating Business
BWML inland cruisers on show at Crick
As one of the key sponsor’s of this year’s Crick Boat Show in May, British Waterways Marinas Ltd (BWML) will be putting three of its inland cruisers on display. 30 Mar 2017 - Boating Business