Fancy getting involved with the valuable work of the Canal & River Trust? These pages tell you all you need to know about the ins and outs of volunteering with us.

Would you like to help us clear up after the recent severe weather and flooding? Our Towpath Taskforce teams are likely to get involved in clearing up the affected areas. Read More

To find your local Towpath Taskforce team take a look at our Towpath Taskforce pages.

Whether you want to become a volunteer lock keeper, help wildlife, learn more about canal heritage or take on more of an office-based role, there’s bound to be an opportunity at the Canal & River Trust to suit you.

Here you can read more about what you can expect to achieve as a volunteer with the Canal & River Trust, and how both you and the community at large can benefit. If you’re interested in taking on a specific role, please browse our current opportunities to see what we have on offer at the moment. Alternatively, you can register your interest in volunteering with us by emailing volunteer@canalrivertrust.org.uk

The Canal & River Trust volunteering team can be contacted via telephone on 0303 040 4040 from Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (4.30pm on Fridays) or at:

Canal & River Trust
First Floor North
Station House
500 Elder Gate
Milton Keynes




Lady and children at lock beam
Top lock Stoke Bruerne