Walking the Derby Canal – Waterways World

Walking the Derby Canal - Waterways World Those that currently receive the Waterways World magazine may have noted that there was an article In the February 2020 edition, discussing the Derby Canal walk from Sandiacre to Spondon. For those that missed it, it's available in full through this link. Enjoy!

By |2020-02-15T17:05:38+00:00February 15th, 2020|Breaking News, Environment, News|0 Comments

It’s looking like a Boat! – River Boat Update #3

Full steam ahead for our (Electric) River Boat! The Derby River Boat will be launched on the river Derwent in spring 2020 by the Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust. After the launch, the river boat service will run each year between Spring and Autumn taking 12 passengers at a time on regular trips up [...]

By |2019-12-30T11:01:19+00:00December 15th, 2019|Breaking News, News|0 Comments

Thank you Coop Spondon

We have today visited both of the Coop Food stores in Spondon to be formally presented with a cheque for £3187.97 this is a magnificent result and down to Coop Members choosing the Trust as their nominated charity. Our thanks go to all those Coop members. The fund is to be used for the purchase [...]

By |2019-11-23T18:36:31+00:00November 23rd, 2019|Breaking News, Events & Fundraising, News|0 Comments

£500 Received from Give As You Live

Thank you to all those supporters of the Trust that are signed up to Give As You Live. Total donations to the Trust have now exceeded £500. To those not yet signed up if you shop online you could add to the Trust’s coffers without it costing a penny extra on your online shopping. A [...]

By |2019-11-19T16:19:19+00:00November 19th, 2019|Breaking News, Events & Fundraising|0 Comments

The WRGies are coming again in 2020!

Following the visit of the Inland Waterways Association / Waterway Recovery Group (IWA/WRG), to Borrowash Bottom Lock in July this year, on the hottest week of the year, we have been successful in securing a return visit in 2020. The visit is planned for Saturday 25th July to Saturday 1st August 2020. We have [...]

Waterfront Vision for Derby

Chris Madge and Mike Wingfield have today unveiled the Trust's vision for a vibrant Waterfront in Derby together with the announcement of the return of a passenger boat service on the River Derwent from Spring 2020 at a well-attended Marketing Derby event. Please click on the link below to view the presentation. Waterfront Vision for [...]

By |2019-11-14T16:19:36+00:00November 14th, 2019|Breaking News, Events & Fundraising, News|0 Comments

The Derby River Boat is Coming! – River Boat Update #1

The Derby River Boat will be launched on the river Derwent in spring 2020 by the Derby and Sandiacre Canal Trust. After the launch, the river boat service will run each year between Spring and Autumn taking 12 passengers at a time on regular trips up and down the river. Passengers will board the boat [...]

By |2019-10-23T22:28:30+01:00October 23rd, 2019|Breaking News, News|0 Comments