Welcome to the NEWS and DIARY section
 of the Trent and Mersey Canal Society website
This section of our website is designed to be quick and easy to navigate even on a slow connection.
We can also update it easily, so that members are always up-to-date with important news and our diary of events.
If you would like anything adding/amending please contact the web-master for this News & Diary section Roger Evans.  
Most recent updates: (8th January) Diary updated with the news that CRT have cancelled
ALL work-parties during the current Lockdown.
(7th January) November/December issue added to Grand Trunk Magazines page

Our entire 2020-21 season of Talks has been postponed to 2021-22 because of Covid-19 uncertainties.

Any URGENT news (such as a meeting cancelled on the day because the speaker is ill) will be added to this page.
For the Diary of Forthcoming Events see Diary (<= Click on blue underlined word(s) for more details)
For reviews of past Meetings and Talks see Meetings and Talks
For news of progress on our Cheshire Locks project see Cheshire Locks
For other non-urgent News see Other News
For useful Links to other web-sites see Links 
Note that we will NOT be reporting Stoppages (Scheduled or Emergency) - See CRT Notices (opens in a new window).
If you have arrived here via a Link or a Search, then please note that the shortest name to use for us is

Historical Information 
For information about the repaired and re-opened major breach near Dutton Hollow (2012-2013) see Breach near Dutton 
For information about the Auction of Maureen Shaw's plates (2015) see Auction (Maureen Shaw)