Category Archives: Canal & River Trust

Revitalising the Trust brand

By | April 24, 2018

You may have seen some speculation regarding the Canal & River Trust’s branding, and this is to confirm that they will be launching their new, revitalised brand on 22 May. After 5 years in which they have successfully established the Trust, they are looking ahead to the wider, significant role to play in enriching lives.… Read More »

Celebrate World Heritage Day at Llangollen Canal World Heritage Site

By | April 18, 2018

The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Llangollen Canal World Heritage Site will be celebrating World Heritage Day on Saturday 21 April with fantastic family events near its Trevor Basin Visitor Centre. The Canal & River Trust has organised a range of exciting activities for both adults and children, including free guided walks, canoe taster sessions, wood carving,… Read More »

New Middleport community angling club launched with three family fishing days

By | April 2, 2018

The Canal & River Trust have joined forces with Middleport Matters Community Trust to launch a new community fishing club on the banks of the Trent & Mersey Canal in Staffordshire. The new club will mark its arrival with three free family fishing days: • Friday 6 April • Saturday 7 April • Wednesday 11… Read More »

All party group discusses waterway issues

By | March 23, 2018

Transfer of the EA navigations, future waterway funding and residential moorings were among the topics discussed at a meeting of the All Party Parliamentary Group for the Waterways, held at Westminster on Tuesday 13th March. John Grogan MP, Chair of the All Party Group, opened the meeting and welcomed the first speaker, Richard Parry, Chief… Read More »

Artists launch ambitious cultural programme in Worcester

By | March 15, 2018

A major new arts programme, inspired by the region’s canals and rivers, launches today, ahead of a summer of events and installations. The Ring features internationally acclaimed artists who will be working with local communities to create a series of unexpected and inspiring artworks that explore the heritage, ecology and people along the urban and rural… Read More »