This canal-side stroll in the Wyre Forest might prove fruitful for keen twitchers and bat enthusiasts
Damselflies, curlews and ancient humped-back bridges: explore this nature-rich waterway by boat
The Lune Aqueduct, Lancashire hot pot and an ABBA sing-a-long: take an unexpected trip along this charming and remote waterway.
A short trip leaving from a historic and pretty canalside village that takes sightseers into the mouth of the Blisworth Tunnel.
Underground basins, working mines and a chance to have a go at legging: enter a subterranean world with this boat trip along the Dudley Canal
Staircase locks, a ‘Rainbow Bridge’ and the remains of an elaborate Victorian invention: take a boat trip along the Leicester Line of the Grand Union
Camden Lock, the Pirate’s Castle and a chance to see London Zoo from the water: get a new perspective of London on this compelling boat trip
Take a traditional horse-drawn boat trip along the Great Western Canal in Devon, one of the most beautiful stretches of canal in the country.
Former boater and canal enthusiast Peter Watts explores the magical connection between canal life and the elements – the noise of the rain on the roof, watching showers advance across a marina and the warmth and security of sitting beside the fire as steam rises from your neighbours’ boats.
Are your New Year’s Resolutions in need of a pick-me-up? Our waterways offer ample opportunities to keep going with your January goals.