Bulletin January 2014

This is the seventh NABO Bulletin. On the 14th of January, Mike Rodd, Mark Tizard and NABO’s legal representative Geoffrey Rogerson met with CRT’s Chief Executive, Richard Parry, and recently promoted legal counsel, Jackie Lewis. This meeting gave NABO the opportunity to explain its views on a wide range of issues, informed by legal opinion […]

Bulletin November 2013

This is the fourth NABO Bulletin. This is a reminder about the AGM in two weeks time. The AGM will take place on Saturday 16th November 2013 at Wolverhampton Boat Club, Pendeford Lane, Wolverhampton, WV10 0PG on the southern end of the Shropshire Union. Usual business will start at 10.45 – tea and coffee available […]

Trouble on t’Thames

Louis Jankel reports on lost opportunities at the EA In September I attended the Thames Navigation Users’ Forum (TNUF), representing the interests of NABO members. In that capacity I have been attending these quarterly meetings and those of its predecessor, the Waterways Working Group, for almost 10 years. The members of TNUF represent all aspects […]

NABO responds to the consultation for K&A mooring plan

NABO has responded to the “consultation” on a proposed “Towpath Mooring Plan” for The Kennet & Avon Canal west of Devizes to Bath (not including the River Avon after Bath). Although stated as a “consultation” this questionnaire appears to be simply a list of intentions. Also, the associated letter states CRT’s intention to implement the […]