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2021 Raft Race

After an absence of a year, the Society is supporting another Raft Race to be held at Colt Hill, Odiham on 5th September. The Race is being sponsored by Galleon Marine, Odiham Parish Council and 6 local businesses. Eight teams have already entered for the Race. The event will also include canoe demonstrations to be […]

Volunteering – Help Needed!

We are victims of our success! And we need your help! The Canal restoration is the result of fantastic work. Since then, the Society has continued to support the Canal actively, albeit it has notably stepped up the work over the past few years, creating the need for more volunteers.  We have ambitious plans for […]

A Hive of Activity!

Wow, there is lots going on along the canal – and a lot planned! It’s has been great to see lots of activity on the canal recently. Over the Bank Holiday weekend we had a group of 10 boats some up (the crews all socially distanced of course!), with several going all the way up […]

Bulletin: Canals, Health & Wellbeing

Our canals and waterways play an important role in wellbeing, inclusion and future prospects for communities and individuals – and the Society very much endorses this. We will be actively promoting the health benefits in our work with the local community and councils. By way of background, the National Planning Policy Framework, aimed at promoting healthy communities, […]