Press releases

Archaeological dig on the Chesterfield Canal

17th August  2015

In early August, volunteers digging out the channel to restore the Chesterfield Canal in Staveley discovered some stone remains.

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25th Anniversary plaque at Tapton Lock

29th April  2015

On 29th April, the Mayor of Chesterfield unveiled a plaque at Tapton Lock on the Chesterfield Canal. The plaque commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the re-opening of the lock. It also thanks the volunteers, some of whom have worked on the canal for nearly 30 years.

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Trust to host 2016 Trailboat Festival

2nd March  2015

IWA National Trailboat Festival 2016

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Chesterfield Canal Trust supports WRGies

28th July  2015

The Waterway Recovery Group has run seven workcamps on the Chesterfield Canal in the last twelve months.

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Chesterfield Canal receives £87,500 investment

27th March  2105

Derbyshire County Council Press Release

Work to restore Chesterfield Canal continues in a bid to boost tourism and attract businesses and investment into North East Derbyshire.

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Hear all about it at Hollingwood Hub

16th February  2015

The Chesterfield Canal Trust has unveiled the latest attraction at Hollingwood Hub. It is an Audio Post.

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