About Us

About the Whitchurch Waterway Trust (WWT)

WWT owns and manages the Whitchurch canal arm and seeks to extend it further towards the town centre.

WWT charity was formed in 1988 and its charity registration number is 701050
WWT reopened the Whitchurch Arm of the Llangollen Canal in 1993. (See History of WWT for details).
The arm provides casual 48 hour moorings for passing boaters as well as a number of long term and winter moorings.
The Trust runs a Canal Festival at the end of the Summer each year.

At an EGM in 2010 it was decided to extend the arm to a Canal Basin and Planning permission was obtained,

WWT became a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) on 26th October 2021, having converted from being a Charitable Company Limited By Guarantee.