The new Staveley Town Basin received its first narrowboat on 20th January 2012 and was formally opened by the Duke of Devonshire in June. Click here to see the full story.

Our Work Party spent much of 2012 and the first half of 2013 on the abutments for Constitution Hill Bridge. Click here to see the story.

In the summer of 2013, they moved on to Staveley Town Basin to resume work on Staveley Town Lock. Click here to see how they are getting on.

Cllr George Wharmby (Chair of Derbyshire County Council) and the Duke of Devonshire unveil a plaque to mark the official opening of the Basin. (Photo © John Lower)