In an effort to gauge the health of the waterway ecosystem, the Canal & River Trust wants boaters to report sightings of herons.
The Canal and River Trust brings you the top ten reasons to visit Britain's biggest waterway festival this weekend.
Members of the National Bargee Travellers Association are marching in London on 16 April over a clamp down on boat dwellers without permanent moorings.
Holes allegedly have been drilled into boats in the West Midlands, causing them to sink.
Sharpness Port in Gloucestershire received an unexpected visitor this week, as an inquisitive dolphin enjoyed a day trip.