Benefits of restoration

How Waterways Add Value

The University of Northampton working with the Canal and River Trust and Inland Waterways Association illustrating the positive economic and social benefits of canal restoration 

Highlighting the impact of the restoration of our waterways (Adobe PDF format)

A short video by the Canal and River Trust and Inland Waterways Association celebrating the extra value that waterway restoration can bring to the surrounding area and to the local communities who use them.

 

Inland Waterways Advisory Council demonstrating the the inland waterways can be used effectively to combat social exclusion.

Using Inland Waterways to Combat the Effects of Social Exclusion (Adobe PDF format)

 

A short video 'Canals on perscription'.   GP Dr Philippa Moreton 'prescribing' local waterside walk to help patients lower their blood pressure, fight depression and combat chronic lung conditions

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