Welcome to the IWA Oxfordshire Branch pages.
We have also been working closely with Banbury Canal Partnership.
IWA Oxfordshire Branch supports Banbury Canal Partnership on two Tuesdays each month – Meet at 9-30am, work until approx. 2pm. Tasks to be confirmed. All tools will be provided, please wear old clothes and stout shoes and take waterproofs in case of rain. For more details please email Branch Secretary Robin Williams.
Future dates: see South East Region Newsletter "Cargoes"
For information about this Lottery Funded project see the Jericho Living Heritage Trust website.
This is an audio track in which Jillian Moody of BBC Oxford explores the history of Tooley's boatyard and the part it played in Tom Rolt's life. Herbert Tooley painted the last part of 'Cressy' before Tom set off on his epic voyage around the canals and waterways of England. It tells the story of 'Narrow Boat' and includes an interview with Sonia Rolt. Play Audio Track