Sue O'Hare continues her Silver Propeller explorations by taking on the Birmingham Canal Navigations.
At the heart of the waterways network, the Birmingham Canal Navigations are made up of many miles of both busy inner-city and surprisingly bucolic passages. The central areas of Birmingham and ...
Ian Moore is the Honorary Secretary for IWA West Riding Branch, as well as acting Chair and Navigation Officer. He tells us about his volunteering experiences in this month's blog.
What does your role as Branch Secretary involve?
My role is anything that involves correspondence. As ...
On a cruise to the Lincolnshire town of Boston, you can visit two Silver Propeller Challenge locations - the Maud Foster Windmill on the Maud Foster Drain and Boston Black Sluice on the Black Sluice Navigation. There is also the opportunity to collect two plaques, for visiting the Maud Foster ...
A shot of the Trevor Basin on the Llangollen Canal has been awarded top prize in our annual photography competition. The winning photo taken by Mark Fetherstone, received the most public votes out of the 13 shortlisted photos.We asked Mark about the photo and what he loves about the waterways.
Bob Fox is a volunteer for IWA Birmingham, Black Country & Worcestershire Branch and has been interested in canals since the early 90s. We asked him about his volunteering exploits below...
How did you first become interested in Inland Waterways?
I have always had an interest in boats and ...