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Spotlight on the Canals – the Shropshire Union Canal

Stunning views of the rolling Cheshire landscape, sleepy villages, atmospheric cuttings & an abundance of wildlife. Stretching from Autherley...

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What’s on in 2017 – Anglo Welsh’s guide to the year’s top canal festivals

Literary giant Dr Samuel Johnson famously said that “when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life”. Here at Anglo...

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Anglo Welsh's top 5 Mother’s Day trips afloat

This Mother’s Day, why not spoil your Mum with a relaxing day afloat, enjoying a posh picnic afloat or stopping off for a pub lunch along...

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Save £250 on Summer School Holidays with Anglo Welsh

and say hello to Harry Potter, Thomas the Tank Engine and Naked Mole-rats! Ask a canal enthusiast how they first got hooked on narrowboats and...

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Canals and Culture – Anglo Welsh’s prime destinations for lovers of the arts

For many people, cruising along a peaceful canal surrounded by picturesque countryside is the perfect antidote to the hubbub of modern life,...

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Spotlight on the Canals - The Oxford Canal

Meandering waterways, peaceful villages and scenes from Harry Potter The picturesque 77-mile long Oxford Canal was completed in 1790, linking...

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All hands on deck for Anglo Welsh’s winter maintenance

Midwinter calm may reign on the nation’s waterways but behind the scenes at Anglo Welsh it’s all hands on deck as our fleet of 160...

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Spotlight on the Canals - The Llangollen Canal

Breathtaking views, historic market towns and havens for wildlife  The beautiful 41-mile long Llangollen Canal crosses the border between...

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Spotlight on the Canals - The Kennet & Avon Canal

…soaring aqueducts, prehistoric landscapes and a World Heritage City. One of our best-loved canals, the 87-mile long Kennet & Avon...

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From Rio de Janeiro to Great Haywood – Olympian Nick Beighton’s canal adventures

What do you do after spending three years training six days a week in order to compete in the Paralympics? The answer, according to Nick Beighton,...

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