ROUND 2: READ ALL A-BOAT IT!

Canal Boat - - Restoration -

Ten ques­tions on the big ( and some­times not-so-big) canal boating news sto­ries that we’ve cov­ered in our news pages over the past year.

1 Which lock in Lon­don is cur­rently un­der restora­tion, with a re­open­ing promised in May 2017?

2 In what way did Boating Leisure Ser­vices score a hat-trick?

3 A pe­ti­tion was launched protest­ing against the in­tro­duc­tion of boat li­cences for the first time on which part of the wa­ter­ways net­work?

4 In which town are lo­cal politi­cians ar­gu­ing about whether to build a new canal arm?

5 A cam­paign cruise suc­ceeded in reach­ing which river at the third at­tempt?

6 What is un­usual about the boats that the Am­s­ter­dam In­sti­tute for Ad­vanced Metropoli­tan Stud­ies is de­vel­op­ing for the city’s canals?

7 A piece of mu­sic was spe­cially com­posed and per­formed to mark what? 8 New Mar­ton Locks came top for what? 9 Which city hosted the IWA Na­tional Cam­paign Fes­ti­val?

10 An un­usual model of the Falkirk Wheel was made out of what?

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