Victory as Oxford City Council drops waterways PSPO but boaters remain vigilant

On 2nd February 2017, Oxford City Council announced that it was dropping the proposed waterways Public Space Protection Order (PSPO). A consultation by the Council had provoked massive opposition to the PSPO, which would have criminalised the normal domestic activities of boat dwellers, such as heating their homes with solid fuel stoves and generating electricity […]

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Please sign petition: boat children deserve equal access to education

One of the groups who have been hit hardest by the enforcement policy of Canal & River Trust are the school age children of bargee traveller families. A petition addressed to CRT, Boat Children Deserve Equal Access to Education, has been started. Please sign it. Thank you. https://you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/boat-children-deserve-equal-access-to-education

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