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  • Portway Branch
    The photo was taken from the first boat navigating the Portway Branch after extensive dredging of the Titford Pools by …
  • Carter's Arm on the Aston Flight, just above Cuckoo Wharf
    Carter’s Arm
    The only historic arm on the Aston Flight, Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, that is still in water for most of its …
  • Boats gathering on the New Main Line for the 250 years celebrations of the Birmingham Canal Navigations
    BCN 250 – A Personal View
    By Martin O’Keeffe, Chairman, BCN Society Whilst the opening of the canal from Wednesbury into Birmingham in November …
  • A cheque over £1000 from the BCN Society for the Bradley Canal Restoration Society
    Bradley Canal Restoration Society
    The BCN Society supports the Bradley Canal Restoration Society in their fascinating project to restore a lost canal …
  • Bridge over the derelict Slough Arm, Wyrley & Essington Canal. Screenshot from Canal Hunter video series 3, part 1
    Canal Hunter – new video, the Slough Ar…
    Andy Hunter has released the first video of his third series! This whole series is about the 27 lost miles of the …
  • Chillington Wharf – now online!
    The first interactive panorama, of Chillington Wharf, is now on the website. It’s a former railway interchange …
  • A sleeping dog in a pub, with a pint of bitter in front
    New: Dog Friendly Pubs!
    We’ve added a new page “Dog friendly pubs“, and, of course, it’s in the “For …
  • CRT dredger on Titford Pools
    Dredging begins at Titford Pools
    Photo by Phil Barlow. New from Canal & River Trust, published Nov 6, 2019: Working in partnership with the European …

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