As well as all the dates listed below, our local IWA Branch holds many varied and interesting events, most of which raise funds to help us to restore our canals. They are a great bunch and deserve our support. You might also like to consider joining the IWA, as this too helps fund our restoration. For more information and to see our local upcoming IWA events, click here  to go to the IWA website.



Bank Holiday Weekend 4th, 5th and 6th May 2019

Norbury Canal Festival

Norbury Junction,

Staffordshire ST20 0PN

Opens each day at 10am

Volunteers needed!

More information as we get it.


Friday 19th, Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st July 2019 - 10am - 5pm

Gnosall C-fest
Staffordshire canal towpath, Opposite the Boat Inn, Gnosall, ST20 0AD

Gnosall Village was the "Best Kept Village" in Staffordshire in 2016 & 2017 it also featured on the C4 programme "Village of the year 2017". As a closing finale to the ever popular G-fest Gnosall will be holding its first C-fest, Canal festival in 2019.

Attractions planned:

  • Historic Boat Displays.
  • Trade Boats.
  • Waterside Treasure Hunt.
  • 3 participating Pubs with live Music, Skittle competitions & Waterways Quiz.
  • Historic Waterways Walk & Talk.
  • Photo exhibition.
  • Local Canal Societies.

To book email:

Posted by Sallie Lines Tuesday, September 12, 2017 6:20:00 PM