Friends of Bridgewater Canal


Our general objectives are:-

To promote the Canal as a facility for all of the community, a local amenity to be enjoyed, valued and cared for.

To inform people of the Canal`s long and important history.

To represent those who have expressed an interest in the Canal.

To monitor any projected changes in the Canal environment.

To liaise and cooperate with the owners of the Canal, Peel Holdings Plc.


More specifically, our aims are:-

To cooperate and assist with the maintenance of the Canal environment.

To organise events promoting the use of the Canal for recreation.

To encourage local businesses to take an interest in the Canal.

To monitor the progress of the Bridgewater Way (Sustrans Connect2) project.