Category Archives: Canal & River Trust

Montgomery Canal waterway fun in Welshpool

By | June 19, 2018

The Canal & River Trust are organising a weekend of fun waterway activities at Welshpool Wharf, as part of the Welshpool Transport Festival on 23-24 June. Free canoeing and coracle taster sessions will be on offer on the Saturday (10.00am-5.00pm) and paddle boarding taster sessions on the Sunday (10am -2.00pm). Narrowboat trips, also free courtesy… Read More »

Happiness available on your doorstep

By | May 23, 2018

The Canal & River Trust are setting out how former industrial waterways can improve the wellbeing of millions of people. Their canals and rivers run through some of the most heavily populated communities in England and Wales, providing accessible green and blue space where it’s needed most. With ever increasing rates of obesity, diabetes, and… Read More »

Regional directors appointed

By | May 14, 2018

The Canal & River Trust has appointed six new regional directors to drive the next phase of its development, as it takes forward their transformation to become a charity for waterways and wellbeing, enriching the lives of millions of local people with waterways on their doorstep. The appointments, including four external candidates, bring a rich… Read More »