DISCOVER THE HISTORY OF HEDGELAYING and hear from volunteers working to protect dormice, bats and nightingales via canal-side hedgelaying projects around the network.
Make a statement with bright white and emerald green foliage, dried seed heads and hardy ferns.
Take a winter stroll past colourful narrowboats before warming up in a café with an enviable view.
Marvel at the meeting of natural beauty with brilliant human invention at this spectacular lock flight on the Kennet & Avon Canal.
Enjoy pristine winter views along one of England’s prettiest waterways.
Take in sublime winter views along the Worcester & Birmingham Canal.
Enjoy awe-inspiring winter views of one of the world’s great cathedrals.
Take in glorious winter views of a ruined castle while enjoying a warming drink at the Old Lock House Café.
Take a stroll along the Peak Forest Canal with breathtaking winter views over the Pennines.
Words, artwork and soundscape: Rob St John The Pontcysyllte Aqueduct in North Wales carries the Llangollen Canal high above the River Dee valley. Designed by Thomas Telford and completed in 1805, the ‘Ponty’ spans over 300 metres across the wooded valley, its arches rising 38 metres through the treetops. The longest aqueduct in Great Britain,…