Unravel the relationship between water and British folk music, discover a forest of figs beside the River Don and hear tales of life on the water in the 1950s.
Bringing the canal home
If you can’t get to the canal, then the canal can come to you. Read on for our recommended books, magazines, music and films that will bring the outdoors in.
Test Strips: Glasson Dock
Pause for a moment and immerse yourself in an ambient sound portrait by Rob St John, captured at Glasson Dock.
Bangladeshi dragon boat races to a ‘floating book festival’: we explore how the Trust is connecting with new audiences by providing event space.
Marvel at this extraordinary collection of outsider art – a self-created universe of myth and imagination that flows right down to the edge of the Grand Union Canal.