Chester Canal Heritage Trust

Community Involvement

The Trust has worked with a lot of people, from many different backgrounds, since it was formed. The intention has always been to take the work of the Trust out to people; as well as getting people involved in the working of the Trust. During the past few years, we have been to :

Members and trustees have been invited to WIs, local historical societies and other Waterways Societies to give talks about the Trust and the history of the Chester Canal. We have been to schools to run work shops, teaching children how to do canal art and about how people used to live on canals. We helped teachers and their pupils who were involved in the Cheshire Young Peoples Learning Journey to find out about the history and heritage of the canals in Cheshire.

There are always opportunities for people to volunteer with the Trust, become a member or just help out from time to time with our projects: