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Winter Day Out

Here is a quick video from our `Winter Day Out` on the rivers Leven and Crake up in the Lake District.

Lake District Weekend

Last weekend saw the now annual Lake District trip take place at Borrowdale YHA, near Keswick in the Lake District. Around 20 members came along and everyone had a great time. The youth hostel was an excellent base for all the paddling trips we went on, along with the walk for those who weren’t too […]

River Irwell 21.10.2012

Here is a quick video from the River Irwell last Sunday. I was trying out my new helmet cam for the first time, and am really happy with the results! Stay tuned for some more videos of the Lakes weekend! Try and watch it in HD, it makes everything much more sharp and crisp!

3 Star Assessment

Well done to Ian Gornall, John Allerton, Tom Gornall and Jack Andrews who all passed their BCU 3 Star award on the River Dee at Llangollen last Saturday. They were assessed through the course of the day by Chris Hill, who looked at their river running ability in general, highlighted any areas for improvement and […]

Website Update

The new website has now been established for a few weeks and we are pleased to report that the updating process is going as smoothly as possible, with no major hiccups. The site has been moved to a new hosting server (providing better features) and the new domain name has been registered, to make the […]

Fun day out on the River Irwell…

Last Saturday, around 9 members of the canoe club decided to take a trip to the River Irwell, in the Burrs Country Park just outside of Bury. Knowing that the levels would be (very) low and that the river wouldn’t be quite as challenging as some of the water we have been on of late, […]

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Here you can find articles, reports and notifications on all manner of things. These might include trip reports, useful articles and notifications about the website and how the update process is going. We hope that it will prove both a useful resource and an interesting read for anyone-paddler or non-paddler. Blog Submissions Only certain members […]