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Landslip closes north Oxford Canal

A landslide in a deep cutting has led to an unscheduled stoppage on the north Oxford Canal that could last several weeks. A section of…
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Amazon to use Ganges for freight carrying

The India subsidary of online shopping giant Amazon has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) to start shipping…
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Petition: Designate the canal network as a National Park

Government plans to create a new national park in England have received support from an imaginative quarter. A waterways supporter has started a parliamentary petition…
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Boat-builder expands with new premises

Narrowboat builder Oakums has secured new premises that will allow it to increase its production line by 250%, from two boats to seven at a…
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Marine Trade Insurance - Avoiding Common Pitfalls

Paul Knox-Johnston, Sales & Marketing Manager (Marine), Haven Knox-Johnston

It goes without saying that making sure your insurance cover accurately reflects your business needs is critical.  To help you avoid a costly oversight, we’ve put together a list of things to look out for: …
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Product News

Clarke inflator with battery bank
Clarke inflator with battery bank

When you get to a certain age, inflating bicycle tyres, beds, kayaks or dinghies is quickly exhausting if you have…
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New tank monitoring system from LeeSan
New tank monitoring system from LeeSan

Newly introduced by Warwickshire-based Marine Sanitation Specialists LeeSan is the Gobius C, a new micro radar system that can sense…
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Porthole lace hangers from Hooked Afloat
Porthole lace hangers from Hooked Afloat

In our March 2024 issue Dawn Hales described how she started her Hooked Afloat business, creating all sorts of useful…
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Nitehawk Grappling Anchor Hook
Nitehawk Grappling Anchor Hook

The grappling hook is a familiar device in canal cleanups, where it’s used for fishing out junk like trolleys and…
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