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.
26 April 2017
Now in full flow and in its second year, the Community Roots Project North has recently created a short film showcasing the fantastic work being done by our volunteers, partners and staff along the Huddersfield Narrow and Rochdale Canal.
Posted by: Community Roots
25 April 2017
In October 2016 Simon Nickless and his partner Steve Dudley trounced a high class field in the 2016 Canal & River Trust/Angling Trust canal pairs final. I couldn’t wait to meet up with Simon to find out about his angling career and what makes him tick.
Posted by: The fisheries & angling team
24 April 2017
Angling match results brought to you by Steve Cope.
Posted by: Angling match results
21 April 2017
Spring is turning into summer, the Easter holidays are over and the main boating season is in full swing, so now it’s really important that everyone shuffles up and shares the space on visitor moorings.
Posted by: The boating team
Welcome to the latest edition. If you're looking for an escape from the 24/7 election coverage then have a read of Boaters' Update, get inspired, and then head to your local canal or river!
Posted by: The boaters' update
18 April 2017
Back in the summer of 1966 both the football world cup and the freshwater world angling championships were held in England. Due to the achievements of Bobby Moore’s boys, the English nation was in a state of euphoria. The question on the lips of the nation’s anglers in the lead up to the River Thurne event was whether England’s fishing team could make it a sporting double.
10 April 2017