We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

What are our priorities and how are we doing?

Read about what our priorities are in our 10 year strategy and also what our involvement with Defra has meant for the Trust.

10 year strategy

You can read about our priorities in our 10 year strategy.


Our future sustainable operations rely in part on the long term funding agreement with Defra, (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs). The Grant Agreement enabled our Trust board members to form a positive conclusion about the ability of the Trust to fund its operations at a satisfactory level for the foreseeable future.

Last date edited: 18 October 2016