Category Archives: Canal & River Trust

Repair work brought forward to make the best of drought closures

By | August 22, 2018

The Canal & River Trust is planning to undertake extra maintenance work on the waterways that have been forced to close because of the drought this summer. They’ve been reviewing the works planned for the sections that are currently closed, particularly the Rochdale, Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union, and Leeds & Liverpool Canals. At… Read More »

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 »