Too much water sinks boats and closes canals

Flooding doesnt usually wash out canals, locks and bridges or sink & strand canal boats. Over flow weirs and lock […]

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RCR Technical column 12 days of Xmas

Were all aware of the 12 days of Christmas song, but rather than buying your loved one a partridge in […]

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Winterising Tips

How to winterise your narrowboat   With winters getting colder and sub-zero temperatures becoming more common, River Canal Rescue has […]

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Summer maintenance tips

If call-outs recorded last year during the summer months are anything to go by 140 per week – River Canal […]

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River Canal Rescue wins Customer Service Award

Breakdown and emergency assistance firm River Canal Rescue has won the Customer Services accolade at this years Express & Star […]

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River Canal Rescue frees boat trapped on Trent & Mersey Canal

River Canal Rescue is getting a reputation as THE company to call to raise submerged boats trapped in locks. On […]

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River Canal Rescue warns of Ribble Link dangers

River Canal Rescue is warning boaters of the dangers of navigating the Ribble link following callout to free grounded or […]

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Bilge Pump Maintenance

The bilge pump is a crucial part of your engine room equipment, yet its importance is regularly underestimated. It is […]

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Great Expectations …

Since its launch in January 2001 and up until September 2014, breakdown and assistance firm River Canal Rescue has come […]

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RCR raise vessel that has been stranded in lock for 2 weeks

After two weeks of being stranded in lock 10 of the Kennet & Avon canal, nb Langton was raised in […]

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