Learn something new

Learning keeps your mind and body active. Our canals and rivers are a great place to learn a new skill and discover more about local history.

Fishing together along the Sheffield & Tinsley Canal Fishing together along the Sheffield & Tinsley Canal

Why is it good to learn?

Research shows that lifelong learning is really good for mental health. It keeps your mind active, and can even boost your confidence.

Learning is more than just reading books or watching a video, it's developing new skills and having new experiences.

Ways you can learn

Learning with others, trying new hobbies and discovering new things is a great way for you to improve your wellbeing.

Your stories

On our canals and rivers, families, friends, groups and individuals are learning. Here's what they had to say:

Last date edited: 19 April 2021