Emma started volunteering with IWA’s Waterway Recovery Group alongside studying Civil Engineering, and started leading her own Canal Camps when she was still 18. Emma talks about what she has gained from volunteering with WRG and how it has helped her in her chosen career…
Take a look at the selection of waterway festivals and boat gatherings on offer in 2017 and get planning your days out!
London Excel Boat Show | 6-15th January
Excel Centre, London
The London Boat Show will be taking place from the 8th - 17th January 2016 at the ExCel London centre. ...
Martin Hacon (pictured above) has been volunteering with us for six years and with his "can do" attitude, has a wide variety of roles at festivals and camps under his belt. Martin's next mission will see him take on the challenges of being assistant camp leader at WRGs 2016 Christmas Camp ...
An appeal in IWA Bulletin about the whereabouts of narrow boat Beatrice, led to a number of people making contact with information. Beatrice was used for IWA campaigning activities while in the ownership of Peter Scott, the naturalist and early IWA member (later Sir Peter Scott) in the ...
There are many reasons why a boater may find themselves having to boat at night. It could be due to illness or emergency, such as a crew member becoming unwell or needing to get your boat past a short-notice stoppage. It could be due to the timing of a tidal passage, or it could be ...