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1 November 2017
The coveted Green Flag, awarded to the best kept parks, beaches and green spaces across the UK, has, for the first time, been awarded to the entire length of the Kennet & Avon Canal.
30 October 2017
The Canal Museum at Stoke Bruerne is delighted to announce it has recently been awarded Accredited Museum Status by Arts Council England.
26 October 2017
We're highlighting the problem of graffiti on our 200-year old waterways, which could cost over £1million to remove.
24 October 2017
We hosted our first international, cross-border duck race over Chirk Aqueduct on Sunday 22 October.
23 October 2017
We're starting work to improve a stretch of towpath along the Aylesbury Arm of the Grand Union Canal, so that local people and boaters can use it, whatever the weather.
20 October 2017
We are calling on boaters to give their feedback on our proposals to help make the best possible use of London’s increasingly busy waterspace and improve boaters’ experience of boating in London.
This November will see the start of a five-month-long programme of repairs, as we spend £38million to restore some of the nation’s best loved sites.
19 October 2017
The Erewash Canal is set to host some of the country’s top anglers this weekend as they compete for the title of ‘Britain’s Best Pair of Canal Anglers’.
17 October 2017
We've begun a major overhaul of the Chesterfield Canal as part of a five-month winter maintenance programme on canals and rivers across England and Wales.
We are hosting the first international, cross-border duck race over Chirk Aqueduct on Sunday 22 October.