QI author and researcher John Mitchinson shares his passion for the bizarre and phenomenal nature of water, in this exclusive Waterfront podcast recorded live at Wilderness Festival.
On the towpath beat
The canal is every bit a part of the coppers’ beat as any other London street. Peter Watts takes a stroll with a Marine Policing Officer and explores the unique challenges, and rewards, connected with towpath policing.
From the archives: life on a narrowboat
We unearth a photo from the Trust’s archives to explore our canals’ rich social history
My Stretch: Oxford Canal
Meet the boaters, walkers and riverbank gardeners spending time on the Oxford Canal this summer
London: the National Park City
National Geographic Explorer Daniel Raven-Ellison is campaigning to make London the world’s first National Park City.