Summer roadshow - Botany Bay

Come down and see us at your local canal this summer. Discover more about visitor destinations, volunteer opportunities, days out, fishing, canoeing. Or just enjoy these amazing green/blue spaces by water and have a free ice lolly on us.

Event details

2 August 2018

11:00am - 4:00pm

Botany Bay, Chorley

Leeds & Liverpool Canal


Botany Bay

Canal Mill
Botany Brow

The Canal & River Trust Summer Roadshow 2018 is touring different locations all over the North West.

Here at Botany Bay we'll be showing why#lifesbetterbywater by:

  • sharing our top tips for staying safe by the water this summer
  • promoting the towpath code
  • going virtual with our VR experience - our favourite canal tourist spots brought to life in front of your eyes
  • giving out free family activity sheets (colouring and scavenger hunt sheets)
  • running free family Let's Fish seesions at: Billsborrow, Burscough, Wigan, Chorley, Blackburn & Colne

Our North West team will also be on hand to answer any questions you have about your local canal.

This is a free event

North west roadshow: Let's Fish North west roadshow: Let's Fish