I've had to ban over 4300 ip addresses for attempting to hack into part of the canalplan server. Some of these belonged to Virgin Media customers in the Staverton Area and some in Birkenhead. If you are a Virgin Media Customer and find you can't access Canalplan at all then you need to get your machines out of the bot-net they are currently in. ... See MoreSee Less
Social sharing buttons now added to the boat listing pages. ... See MoreSee Less
We've gone live with the social sharing - on gazetteer pages only at the moment - with the buttons in approximate order of preference from yesterday... ... See MoreSee Less
We're currently looking at replacing the social sharing options that Canalplan has. Which social systems (Facebook, Google+ etc.) would like to be able to share places etc. from Canalplan with? ... See MoreSee Less
Changes update ---data chages back up and running - thanks Nick (:-) ... See MoreSee Less
Today's update is one of those changes to what-goes-on-under-the-covers things. Apart from some stylistic changes to messages from the site you won't see many differences, but I've significantly improved how it handles messages as part of getting the whole thing available for others to work on (this particularly supports porting to other languages, but could also be useful for displaying on different devices).
I'll be astonished if something hasn't gone wrong - it's touched a large chunk of the codebase. ... See MoreSee Less
We've just moved all the canalplan sites over to https. Any saved bookmarks should automatically re-direct but don't forget to update any that you've got saved.
If you experience any problems then please let us know. ... See MoreSee Less
We're aware of a problem with the PDF generator so thanks to those who raised bug reports... ... See MoreSee Less
Now working in Beta.. .some minor issues with a newer php version which are now resolved ... See MoreSee Less