Stoney Cove – an extraordinary sub-aquatic adventure park and home of the National Diving Centre

Discover wonderful waterway adventures in Leicester and Leicestershire

City and county are home to a wide range of activities from canal boating and kayaking to fresh water diving

Leicester and Leicestershire…

Black Prince Holidays - Canal Boat holidays

Top 5 Easter 2023 Canal Boat Holiday Breaks

Canal boat holidays are great for families, offering the chance to set off on an adventure together out in the open air, learning how to work the…

canal boating - Drifters national open day event

Try canal boating at a Drifters national open day event

On Sunday 23 April 2023, Drifters Waterway Holidays is offering people the chance to try canal boating for free at 16 locations across England and…

Valentine's Afloat 2 photo Credit Canal & River Trust

Enjoy a Valentine's escape afloat aboard a ‘love boat’ for two

Cosy double berths, quiet moorings and historic canalside pubs with roaring log fires make canals the perfect romantic hideaway. 


local heritage railway volunteers

Volunteer Recruitment Day

Sunday 5th February 2023 11am-2pm - No booking required – just turn up and meet the team!

Ever thought about volunteering but…

Fishing Breaks George Nikitin wading photo at Broadlands House

Enjoy a unique Fly Fishing by Train experience thanks to Fishing Breaks

If you don't have access to a car or just want to cut down on your carbon footprint, let the train take the strain and spend time fly fishing…

Launceston Steam Railway train

Launceston Steam Railway

Launceston is a picturesque market town built on the side of a hill. The town is 42 miles west of Exeter and 26 miles north of Plymouth. It is…

Middleton Railway train

Middleton Railway, Leeds

The Middleton Railway was the first railway to be authorised by an Act of Parliament. It opened in 1758 and has operated trains every year since…

River Thames City Cruises

Sail through London’s Summer Season onboard City Cruises

City Cruises has the summer event season covered with a programme of sailings that allow guests to see London from a different view. From alfresco…

Men driving their Super cars at a Red Letter Days experience

Super car driving experiences from Red Letter Days

Super car driving experiences from Red Letter Days

Fasten your seatbelt and prepare for an adrenaline-pumping experience on the track.…

Views from The Great Orme Tramway

The Great Orme Tramway

Spectacular views and a masterpiece of Victorian engineering The Great Orme Tramway is Britain’s only funicular, or cable-hauled, tramway that…

GWSR – The Friendly Line in the Cotswolds

GWSR – The Friendly Line in the Cotswolds

We are known as the Friendly Line in the Cotswolds. This provides a unique opportunity to travel behind both steam and diesel locomotives and also…