New canoe trails will be created as part of the ‘Transforming the Trent Valley’ project which has successfully secured a grant of £2.7m from the National Lottery to fund a range of projects.
Dhruv Boruah is an outdoor enthusiast, campaigner and adventurer who has taken a different approach to tackling waterways pollution. He has even cycled on the Thames! Find out more here.
If you are paddling on the River Exe please be aware that the St James Weir in Exeter has collapsed.
Jules Pretty is Professor of Environment and Society at the University of Essex. He is the author of many books and a leading advocate for green exercise. Here he explains how being exposed to green and blue environments is critical for our physical and mental well being.
BLOG: Derbyshire Wildlife Trust's Dr Scott McKenzie shares with us the rich wildlife present along the River Derwent in Derbyshire
Paddler David Brearley is heading out to South East Asia to tackle the litter problems there
Places to Paddle Manager Ben Seal tells us what he's asked Santa for this year...hint #CACW
IPROW member Mike Taylor takes a look at access to rivers
Find out how Cambridge Canoe Club and Cam Valley Forum tackled Floating Pennywort this year, in a blog by Anne Miller.
We hear from Kingston Kayak Club who took to the water to complete a clean up of the entire length of Beverley Beck.
Just occasionally there comes an opportunity for a person to step up and make a genuine difference.