News

  • Ferry Trips and Charters are NOW available
    Ferry Trips and Charters are NOW available 10 September 2020

    The Trustees and Volunteers are delighted to announce that from Wednesday 26th August we are once again running our boating operations, be it a bookable short ferry trip from Batchworth Lock to Stockers Lock and return or a longer Private Charter...

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  • Re-opening of the Batchworth Lock Education Centre
    Re-opening of the Batchworth Lock Education Centre 7 August 2020

    We are delighted to announce that from Tuesday 1st September 2020, we are now able to re-open our wonderful education centre bulding for hire to commercial and community groups. Details of the building, rates of hire and terms and conditions can be found here http://www...

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  • Lock Centre now open
    Lock Centre now open 14 July 2020

    Rickmansworth Waterways Trust Phased re-opening –  Update 24th August 2020 The Rickmansworth Waterways Trust is delighted to announce a phased opening of our operations. The Lock Centre is now from about 1000am each day, staffed by our wonderful volunteers...

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  • Passing Through
    Passing Through 15 June 2020

    You will be pleased to hear that Passing Through, a book about the Grand Junction Canal in West Hertfordshire written by our very own Fabian Hiscock, was given the accolade of  the Railway and Canal Historical Society's "Canal book of the year" for 2020...

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  • Relaunch of the Last boat built at Walkers Rickmansworth
    Relaunch of the Last boat built at Walkers Rickmansworth 3 June 2020

    The Three Rivers Museum publish a regular series of Blogs and the most recent one includes a report on the re-launch of n.b. Hagley from Jem Bates Yard at Puttenham on 23rd May 2020 after completion of her reconstruction...

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