Paddle into a peaceful waterworld

WHAT could be more pleasant than a gentle paddle along the Basingstoke Canal in and around Woking? More people are having the same idea, with a significant increase in unpowered boats on... Read more »

Work begins on new canal footbridge

THE foundations are being laid for a new pedestrian and cycling bridge across the Basingstoke Canal in Chobham Road, Woking. The bridge will be built alongside the existing road bridge. It will... Read more »

Woking family walks canal towpath for charity

TWO young brothers from Sheerwater and their dad have walked the length of the Basingstoke Canal towpath to raise money for a local youth group charity. Jack Hardy, 11, his brother Aiden,... Read more »

Lock tribute to canal stalwart Peter Redway

A STALWART supporter of the Basingstoke Canal will be forever remembered – after a lock was named in his honour. Lifelong St Johns resident Peter Redway MBE lived beside the waterway he... Read more »