Become A Friend

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 join

It’s FREE and really easy to join. Simply enter your details and you will receive information about what’s going on with the Society and the canal.

  • Every two months you’ll receive our Bulletin
  • Information and updates of what’s happening along the 30+ miles of the canal
  • Other occasional circulations of interest
  • No commitment – you can unsubscribe at any time.


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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.