Rivers and canals body eyes future as a trust

Thorp, Samantha
May 2009
Regeneration & Renewal;5/25/2009, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the belief of British Waterways that the long-term sustainability of the canal and river network will be secured if they will be turned into a trust by 2020. A study commissioned by British Waterways noted that the organisation faced a funding shortfall to maintain the ageing infrastructure to a sustainable standard. It is noted that the change will improve the ability of British Waterways to increase new income.


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