Category Archives: Canal & River Trust

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 »

Canal & River Trust gender pay gap statement says there’s no gap

By | March 14, 2018

Following International Women’s Day, the Canal & River Trust has published their annual Gender Pay Gap Compliance Statement, which shows effectively no pay gap between male and female employees. The pay and bonus gaps reflect the composition of the workforce. There is a larger proportion of men than women working in operational and maintenance roles… Read More »