Ever considered taking a narrowboat up the River Thames? After the IWA Festival of Water at Waltham Abbey, 14 boats joined a tideway cruise guided by St Pancras Cruising Club. Chris Howes, who was among the flotilla, shares his account.
The Dover Straights may be one of the busiest sea lanes in ...
Roger Mungham, from IWA Peterborough Branch, is one of IWA longest standing volunteers and has recently been awarded the Richard Bird Medal, which is given to members whose effort and support are considered to have brought significant benefit to IWA. Read here about how Roger first became ...
Sue O'Hare continues her Silver Propeller explorations by focussing on the Norfolk Broads.
The Norfolk Broads may seem a surprising choice for Silver Propeller locations in view of the popularity of the Broads, but these three destinations are at the quieter extremities of the system.
There is ...
Firstly, Happy New Year!! Made a New Year’s resolution? Brilliant, now how to go about keeping it? We’ve put a list together of some of the most common New Year’s resolutions and some ideas to help you stick to them.
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Read how Bex Parr first became interested in volunteering for Waterway Recovery Group and went on to become a Canal Camp Leader.
How and when did you first get interested in and involved in volunteering for IWA and WRG?
My sister used to dig on canal restoration camps and used to rave ...