Cotswold Canals Trust

The Cotswold Canals Trust is a Registered Charity and its aims are:

  • To promote, for the benefit of the community, the reopening of The Cotswold Canals — The Stroudwater Navigation and The Thames & Severn Canal
  • To promote the restoration of the two waterways to give a balance between the needs of navigation, development, recreation, heritage, landscape conservation, wildlife and natural habitats
  • To promote, for the use of all, the towpaths as The Thames & Severn Way — long distance foot path
  • To achieve restoration of The Cotswold Canals as a thirty-six mile navigable route from the Stroudwater Navigation’s junction with the Gloucester-Sharpness Canal at Saul Junction to the River Thames at Lechlade