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People volunteer for so many different reasons and each reason is unique to the individual. For some it is the sense of offering back to their community, others volunteer to boost their CV, whilst for many it is about the companionship and friendship.


Author: Gemma Trevethick

Santa's Sleighboat 2021 - SOLD OUT!

Running for its 5th year! Meet Santa and his elves on our festive canal boat and enjoy an enchanting journey along the Grand Union Canal. Ticket includes: mince pie/cake & drink Each child will receive a present An unmissable treat for the family, this Christmas. All proceeds go to supporting the work of the Peter Le Marchant Trust





Author: Melissa Hemmings

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

Latest News

  • We are getting a new self-hire narrow boat!

    We're delighted to let you all know we've received funding to have a new self-hire holiday narrow boat built for the Trust to replace our old boat, Melody. It's being especially built to accommodate accessible living and promises to be a beautiful addition to our fleet. It will be ready for late summer bookings, and we'll keep you updated with its build progress via social media and our website. Read more

  • Welcome to 2022!

    We hope you all had a peaceful and healthy start to the new year. We're starting to take bookings for our 2022 day trips. The cost per person is £12 this year with a maximum of 20 passengers per boat trip. Our seasonal & well-being trips will also be running. All details will be posted on our website and social media so please do keep checking back. Read more

  • Wishing you all a Happy Christmas

    🎄 Our last Santa Sleighboat trip has left the base and we’re celebrating with the Trust’s Elves Days of Christmas! 🎄 We’ve had a wonderful time meeting all our passengers throughout the year and would like to take this opportunity to wish you and your families a peaceful and safe Christmas. We look forward to welcoming you back aboard in 2022. Best wishes, The Peter Le Marchant Team Read more