Our latest volunteer of the month is a member of IWA's marketing committee and will be leading a WRG Canal Camp at Inglesham Lock this Summer. Find out what Paul is most looking forward to on his next WRG Canal Camp and where his favourite waterside pub is.
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IWA volunteers get involved in all aspects of the waterways – that means restoring abandoned and derelict waterways, protecting current navigable stretches and taking care of the surrounding environment.
Volunteers are at the heart of everything IWA does and we would not be able to carry ...
Our latest volunteer of the month started volunteering by skippering community narrowboats on the River Trent to satisfy her appetite for being on the water and now organises entertainments at IWA Canalway Cavalcade. Find out what Lynda is most looking forward to at Cavalcade, and the magic that ...
Wendy Humphreys has been volunteering with IWA since the mid 1980s, joining the Association after she and her husband Derek started going on canal holidays and visiting waterway festivals. With a wealth of volunteering experience, Wendy is now Chairman of IWA Lancashire & Cumbria Branch ...
Invasive species cause substantial damage across the globe. In the UK invasive non-native species are estimated to cost the economy approximately £1.7 billion a year. For this reason it is important that the situation is regularly monitored. Invasive alerts are put out by the ...