Your local canal boat charity

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Help us keep the Peter Le Marchant Trust a place where people can come to relax and enjoy our wonderful waterways.


Find out about the latest events in our calendar - from canal festivals to santa specials.


We need you to help us create the best experience for our passengers, whether that's as skipper, a mechanic or a helping hand on deck.

What our clients say

Whether you're with us for a day trip or hiring a boat for a week of adventure you're guaranteed the experience of a lifetime. But don't just take our word for it!
Lead carer

Lead carer

United Response, Cornwall

"The guys we brought had a fantastic time, they were chilled out and had loads of smiles. Chris was a great captain and all in all it was a great experience. Would definitely recommend it."

Children from Woodlands School, Plymouth

Children from Woodlands School, Plymouth

‘ ‘Simply the best.’ ‘My favourite is Chris. Can I come again next year? Actually I loved it all.’ ‘Great boat, lovely for fishing.’ ‘My favourite is working the locks.’

Crocus Fields

Crocus Fields

Childrens' club in Nottingham

‘To Chris the Skipper. Thank you for helping us all the time. Love Charlotte.’

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Work with us

Part-time Administrator wanted!

The Peter Le Marchant Trust operates Canal Boats providing day and holiday trips for the elderly, seriously ill and children/young adults living with disabilities in the Loughborough area.

Get in touch

If you have any queries about the Peter Le Marchant Trust please get in touch.

Find us at the office

Canalside Moorings, Beeches Road
LE11 2NSUnited Kingdom

Give us a ring

01509 265 590

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