News

  • Chiltern IWA talks at Batchworth Lock
    Chiltern IWA talks at Batchworth Lock 8 September 2021

    IWA Chiltern are pleased to announce that as from September our monthly entertainment programme will be held at the Rickmansworth Waterways Trust Batchworth Lock Education Centre WD3 1JJ. IWA programme secretary Colin Bird has put together another interesting and diverse waterways programme from top class speakers with illustrated talks...

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  • Batchworth Lock Canal Centre now fully open 7 days a week.
    Batchworth Lock Canal Centre now fully open 7 days a week. 25 May 2021

    Rickmansworth Waterways Trust is delighted to announce that the Batchworth Lock Canal Centre is now open each day from about 10.00am. Our band of happy volunteers are all ready to sell you ice creams, maps, books, floating bird food etc as well as book you onto one of our wonderful short canal trips on the 'Pride of Batchworth'...

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  • Festival 2021 Cancelled
    Festival 2021 Cancelled 28 January 2021

    The Rickmansworth Festival Management team met on Wednesday 27th of January to review the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic and the likelihood of restrictions being lifted in time for our 2021 Festival to go ahead...

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  • Education Centre decking completed
    Education Centre decking completed 4 December 2020

    The final part of the construction work at the Education Centre has been completed and there is a video of the construction of the riverside decking taken by Les Mead which can be viewed here. 

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  • RWT obtains the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge
    RWT obtains the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge 5 November 2020

    The Rickmansworth Waterways Trust are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge. This standard looks at all aspects of our education programmes including the learning objectives, effectiveness of delivery, training, management of volunteers and even our premises...

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