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31 August 2017
Thousands of votes have been cast for the nation’s favourite flower-filled boats in our inaugural Boats in Bloom awards and we’re now ready to announce the winners.
30 August 2017
We’re looking for your views on how the Shropshire Union Canal can be made even better for local people and tourists to enjoy.
29 August 2017
Andrew Lewer MP for Northampton South will join us today for a narrowboat trip along the Northampton Arm of the Grand Union Canal.
To celebrate Heritage Open Day, a nationwide event that gives everyone a chance to celebrate history, culture and visit hidden places, Cheshire’s iconic Anderton Boat Lift is holding a series of free events on Saturday 9 September and Sunday 10 September.
24 August 2017
On Wednesday 16 August, we opened our new £50,000 bespoke adventure play area as part of the Let's Play! at Anderton Boat Lift project.
We are hosting a special Discovery Day of free family-friendly drop-in activities on the Pocklington Canal, taking place from 10am until 4pm on Saturday 2 September.
Around 10,000 tonnes of silt is set to be removed from the tidal basin at Sharpness Dock in Gloucestershire during a major dredging project this week.
22 August 2017
A ‘Herculean’ effort from volunteers has helped to remove an old railway embankment, which was blocking part of the Montgomery Canal at Pant, near Llanymynech, Shropshire.
21 August 2017
We will be transforming a series of historic lock gates and a bridge crossing over the Rochdale Canal into rainbow colours - to celebrate Manchester Pride.
The hunt is on for the East Midlands’ best waterside pub, café or restaurant. We are calling on members of the public to nominate their favourite spot for a beer, a butty or a fine dining experience.