Council grants licence for boat trips

Narrow boat returns to Cromford wharf. Mike Kelley operations manager friends of Cromford canal and Cllr Andy Botham.
Narrow boat returns to Cromford wharf. Mike Kelley operations manager friends of Cromford canal and Cllr Andy Botham.

A plan to bring narrowboat trips back to Cromford Canal has taken step forward. Last week the News told how the Friends of Cromford Canal were training crews to start tours from late August on a new boat. Now, Derbyshire County Council has granted the group a 10-year licence.