We’re the charity building a growing community of Friends to make life better by water.
From buzzing inner-city waterfronts to quiet rural towpaths – Friends make a monthly donation to ensure work can continue to keep 2,000 miles of canals and rivers happy and healthy, for people to enjoy for years to come.
Find out why Alex signed up to become a Friend of the Trust:
"I like being a Friend of the Canal & River Trust - it helps bring the magic of the waterways to life for me.”Alex Matthews, Friend of the Trust
Joining as a Friend of the Trust means you’re helping us to deliver important projects across our historic waterways.
Thousands of people already call themselves Friends of the Canal & River Trust – join them and you will receive: