We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.
Read the latest blogs from the team at the Canal & River Trust.
21 February 2017
In this article, John Ellis takes a forward look to the upcoming Angling Trust Division One National, which this year is being held on the Shropshire Union Canal north and south of Market Drayton.
Posted by: The fisheries & angling team
We work hard to make our canals and rivers havens for nature, and soon these peaceful corridors will be alive with the sights and sounds of spring. Come and see what you can spot as the warmer weather brings new life to our waterways.
Posted by: The environment team
20 February 2017
Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.
Posted by: Angling match results
17 February 2017
In 1965 the name of David Burr entered the Guinness Book of Records after he broke the All England National match record. We caught up with Dave recently to recall those halcyon days when the young man from Rugby, representing the Rugby Federation team, was king of the angling world.
15 February 2017
As part of our continuing commitment to protect and safeguard Britain’s waterway heritage, we are undertaking repair works to Lock 17 (Junction Lock) which along with its adjoining bridge, are Grade II listed and are within the Fradley Junction Conservation Area.
Posted by: Heritage team
13 February 2017
10 February 2017
Welcome to the latest edition. Read on to find out why visiting Crick Boat Show is a must-do for boating enthusiasts, what you want others to do when mooring up and which lock worked the hardest in 2016.
Posted by: The boaters' update
9 February 2017
Barely a day goes by without receipt of an enquiry from someone wanting to know where in the country they can fish free of charge. That is, without a permit or a rod licence or both.