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National Association of Boat Owners · 5d ago

NABO concerned about the future of Blowers Green Pumphouse

To: Canal & River Trust acting as Trustee of the Waterways Infrastructure Trust; F.A.O. Jeff Peake, Estates Department, Aqua House, 20 Lionel Street, Birmingham, B3 1QA. Dear Sirs Re: Dispos...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

NABO News Editorial Winter 17

Is anyone listening? Editor Peter Fellows has a little rant As 2017 draws to a close, it is clear that CRT is focussed on its grant renewal, which will require it to demonstrate to Governmen...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

In the Chair Winter 17

Stella Ridgway gets ready for winter As another year ends and Christmas approaches, the summer boaters are busy winterising their boats, liveaboards are eyeing places to get free wood and en...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

NABO writes to MPs about proposed take-over of EA navigational responsibilities by CRT

I write to express our concerns regarding the proposed take-over of the navigational responsibilities by the Canal and River Trust (CRT) of the waters currently managed by the Environment Ag...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

CRT BEGINS INTERNAL CONSULTATION ON STRUCTURAL CHANGES

Following recent changes to its Executive team, the Canal & River Trust yesterday (6th December 2017) began a 60-day period of internal consultation about changes to its internal structures ...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

New Open Canal Map

New Open Canal Map A free UK canal and river map has been launched for Desktop, Android and iPhone/iPad, created using users’ contributions and CRT’s Map Open Data. You can add information t...
National Association of Boat Owners · 1M ago

CRT equality policy

CRT equality policy In October, CRT published its policy to promote equality for people with protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010 and its approach to making reasonable adju...
National Association of Boat Owners · 2M ago

Death of Trevor Rogers

We are very sorry to report that after a long period of illness, Trevor (known to his close friends as “Trig”) passed away peacefully on Wednesday 4th October 2017, aged 65 years. Trevor was...
National Association of Boat Owners · 2M ago

EA publishes summary of consultation responses to proposed Navigation charges 2018/19

We’d firstly like to thank those who responded to our recent consultation on our proposed charge increase for 2018/19. We had a reasonable number of responses from a good cross section of re...
National Association of Boat Owners · 2M ago

NABO submission in response to the Draft London Environment Strategy

The National Association of Boat Owners (NABO) is a voluntary membership organisation, principally consisting of private boat owners based on the inland waterways of England and Wales. NABO ...