We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

The Montgomery Canal restoration project

It's a rare, natural treasure so how do you bring a canal back to full use without disturbing it's SSSi status? The Montgomery Canal restoration project has the go ahead - follow how The Canal & River Trust are carefully and sensitively bringing back the full 'Monty'.

Watch the video below of the launch of the current phase of restoration at Aston Locks on the 3 July 2017.  

Welshpool Canal & Food Festival 2017

The water-based activities were a great success, with nearly 200 people taking part in either canoeing, angling or the coracle race - the majority of them being aged 25 or under. The Welshpool event was well-received by the local community and visitors alike, who had much fun and created some great memories to take away...

Last date edited: 24 August 2017