Become A Friend Of The Basingstoke Canal


Thousands of people enjoy our beautiful Canal every week, be they walkers, runners, cyclists, boaters, or anglers. For many it is a local haven to escape from a frantic world.  The Friends of the Basingstoke Canal scheme aims to create a community spirit and an information hub for those who enjoy the Canal and want to protect it for the future.

How to subscribe

It’s FREE and really easy to sign up.

Simply enter your details and you will receive the free online Bulletin:

  • Usually every two months
  • Keeps you informed of what’s happening along the 30+ miles of the canal
  • No commitment – you can unsubscribe at any time.






To read the latest, new format, Bulletin, click here, and to read previous editions, go to the Bulletin archive.


FacebookLike us on the Society Facebook and Twitter pages, where Friends of the Canal can find out more and keep up-to-date with the latest happenings.

Please come on down to the Canal, enjoy it and tell your friends, and join us in Keeping The Canal Alive.

To find out what personal data the Society holds about you and how we use it, please refer to our Privacy Notice. The Society will never sell your personal data, nor share it with another company or charity for marketing purposes.