Latest News - Transfer of EA Waterways

13th September 2018 - EA's Proposed Registration Fee Increases

29th August 2018 - 100 Boats Cruise to St Neots for IWA Festival of Water

24th August 2018 - IWA Campaign Cruise on the Old Bedford River

31st January 2018 - IWA Urges Further Talks on EA Transfer

16th January 2018 - IWA’s Voice is Heard in Ely

29th November 2017 - IWA lobbies MPs over EA transfer

14th November 2017 - EA to Impose Above-Inflation Registration Charge Increases

1st September 2017 - IWA Objects to Sale of EA Moorings in Ely

31st August 2017 - St Neots to host 2018 IWA Festival of Water

26th June 2017 - Cross-Party Waterways Support at House of Commons Reception

14th June 2017 - Waterways Manifesto Gains Support of MPs

24th May 2017 - General Election - Don't Let Our Waterways Be Forgotten

10th May 2017 - Emergency Closure Notice for Welches Dam Lock published 11 years late

1st March 2017 - EA Waterways Still Giving IWA Cause for Concern

17th February 2017 - IWA Keeps Up the Pressure on East Anglian Waterways Threat

26th January 2017 - Anglian Waterways Under Threat of Closure

14th June 2016 - IWA Campaign Cruise to Spalding and Crowland Finally Goes Ahead

22nd February 2016 - IWA's EA Transfer Campaign Receives Welcome Boost

26th November 2016 - Defra budget cuts spark navigation closure fears

9th July 2015 - Cross-Party Waterways Support at House of Commons Reception

22nd May 2015 - IWA Lincolnshire Branch Campaign Cruise Cancelled Due to EA Lock Closure

14th May 2015 - IWA Manifesto Raises Profile of Waterway Issues Among Newly Elected MPs

22nd February 2015 - IWA's EA Transfer Campaign Receives Welcome Boost

1st December 2015 - The Environment Agency – a worrying time for navigations

26th November 2015 - Defra budget cuts spark navigation closure fears

22nd May 2015 - IWA Lincolnshire Branch Campaign Cruise Cancelled Due to EA Lock Closure

14th May 2015 - IWA Manifesto Raises Profile of Waterway Issues Among Newly Elected MPs

12th September 2014 - IWA Welcomes Parliamentary Report on Canal & River Trust

20th January 2014 - Thames Lock Keepers Under Threat

21st November 2013 - EA to Restructure After Funding Cuts

7th November 2013 - EA Announces Navigation Charge Increase

17th July 2013 - IWA Disappointed at Missed Opportunity to Transfer Environment Agency Navigations

3rd July 2013 - The Future of the Environment Agency's Navigations

18th December 2012 - Defra Review of the EA and Natural England 

4th July 2012 - Canal and River Trust gets Parliamentary Go Ahead

16th May 2012 - IWA Talks to the EA About its Navigations

17th October 2011 - Environment Agency News Update

17th October 2011 - EA Waterways Under Threat - Welches Dam

21st September 2011 - IWA Campaigns to Fill £40m Funding Gap


Photo: River Nene - Vegetation obstructing channel downstream of Perio Lock.