Book a boat holiday

Jubilee is our new, purpose-built boat designed for fully-accessible self-hire holidays, complete with skipper if you need.

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Author: Melissa Hemmings

Explore our projects for young people

15 to 25-year-olds with a passion for the water can build valuable skills and experiences with our educational, environmental and heritage projects.

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Book a wellbeing trip

Recharge with one of our restorative activities to support positive mental health.

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Wellbeing Community Trips 2024

Relax, take some time out and enjoy the beautiful scenery along our local waterways. We're delighted to announce that our Community Wellbeing trips are back! We're offering 2½ hour journeys, as well at our 4-hour trips, These trips are open to individuals and small groups.

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Tickets: From £12.00

Author: Melissa Hemmings

Location: Peter Le Marchant Trust,Canalside Moorings, Beeches Road, Loughborough

Heritage of the Waterways 2024

Listen to a fascinating talk explaining the heritage of our canals whilst enjoying a 2½ hour boat trip along our tranquil waterways. Knowledgeable Speaker. A must for anyone interested in the history of the canals. Refreshments included. Only £12 per person. Pre booking essential - limited spaces available

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Tickets: From £12.00

Author: Melissa Hemmings

Location: Peter Le Marchant Trust,Canalside Moorings, Beeches Road, Loughborough

Traditional Canal Art Along the Waterways 2024

Enjoy a 4 hour canal boat trip and learn how to paint beautiful waterways flowers on a mug in traditional 'Roses and Castles' canal art style, with professional Heritage Crafter, Kerri. Suitable for beginners.

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Tickets: From £25.00

Author: Melissa Hemmings

Location: Peter Le Marchant Trust,Canalside Moorings, Beeches Road, Loughborough

Mindful Sewing Sessions June and July 2024

Relax! Enjoy a 2½ hour guided sewing session about our boat. Learn how to embroider using a hoop whilst taking in the picturesque views along the canal. All materials supplies, including hoop, thread and materials. Various designs - choose on the day. Only £17 per person.

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Author: Melissa Hemmings

Location: Peter Le Marchant Trust,Beeches Road, Loughborough

Mindfulness & Yoga Along the Waterways - 25th June 2024

Relax! Take in the beautiful scenery during a 2½ hour journey along the canal and enjoy a session with our experienced Yoga teacher. Refreshments included. Only £12 per person.

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Location: Peter Le Marchant Trust,Beeches Road, Loughborough

Latest News

  • Spring has arrived!

    Spring has arrived at the Trust - and the sun is shining! Read more

  • Our 2024 seasons begins!

    We had a delightful start to our 2024 season on Sunday; hosting a diamond wedding anniversary celebration. We have a very full season planned, and we're looking forward to welcoming you all aboard this year. Read more

  • Leicestershire Children's Holidays enjoy their Santa's Sleighboat

    We recently had the joy of welcoming children from Leicestershire Children's Holidays aboard our Santa's Sleighboat. They all had a wonderful time and the feedback for our volunteers was amazing - "The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves – and the amount of time they got to spend with Santa was phenomenal and something these children will cherish for a long time." We hope you enjoy the video they sent from their trip. We look forward to welcoming more children aboard next year. Read more