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The July heat proves too much for my cameras…


The weather forecast was good so I booked a hotel, packed, jumped in the car and sped off to the canals without any hesitation…

A new page added in the Photos by Canal/StratfordCanal – Wootten Wawen to Stratford

A boat show and Julia Bradbury – what a combination…

A new page added in the Photos by Canal/StratfordCanal – Hockley Heath to Lapworth Junction.


Tuesday the 7th was the second of two pretty hot days when the clouds lifted at last in April. I wandered along the Birmingham & Fazeley canal to Cambrian Wharf by the Farmers Bridge Locks in central Birmingham, hoping that the CRT Canal Shop would be open – alas no (is it ever nowadays!) Looking […]

View of University of Birmingham campus

Everyone loves the free wheel down into Birmingham City Centre along the Worcester & Birmingham through leafy Edgbaston. The new aqueduct at Selly Oak is a super addition albeit built to allow allow a bypass beneath. Whatever, it must have cost £millions, and I’m sure we are all grateful. Now for the bad news. I reported in […]

Surprise view spotted from the bridge

Celebrities and international visitors encountered…

Two new pages added in the Photos by Canal/Stratford Canal – Kings Norton to Earlswood and Lapworth Junction to Preston Bagot.

Two new pages added in the Photos by Canal/Shropshire Union section – Bunbury to Audlem and Middlewich Branch.