Trips Reports & News Stories

Here you'll find our recent news stories and fantastic members' trip reports. It's another way to get to know what PaddlePlus is all about and the people that make up our club. If you'd like to write a trip report of your own, please get in touch.

 

Survey Action - Structured Learning

Firstly, thanks to everyone who completed the survey – you’re helping shape the club for it’s members. Although we’ve not had chance to...

ECHOOOO!!!

There is Light at the End of Saddington Tunnel The Grand Union Canal Sunday 13th March 2022 Simon’s story, interpreted by Mary Simon said...

PaddlePlus Wye Camp 2021

By Jamie Crichton Much belated video of last years Wye camp, sincere apologies for the delay.

Saddington Tunnel - August 2021

Tuesday, 17th August 2021 Saddington Tunnel, The Grand Union Canal, Leicestershire Written by Lizzie Olner Is there a light at the end...

Three Aquaducts, Stratford - Sept 2020

Monday, 21st September 2020 Cast Iron & Contentment (Three Aqueducts, Stratford Canal) Written by Clive Edwards A quick look at the road...

Barrow Figure of Eight - June 2020

Thursday, 18th June 2020 Written By Penny Jones, Aged 8 (With Help From Her Mum) This was my first time paddling with Whistler and...

Evans Weir Loop - June 2020

Wednesday, 17th June 2020 Written by Clive Edwards After the long lockdown weeks of sunshine, the rain was welcome and water levels were...

100 Mile Canoe Test 2018

Monday, 28th May 2018 Written by Duncan Jack (volunteer Water Marshal) The 56th annual 100 Miler in May 2018 was as rewarding and...

Hot Potato Paddle

Sunday, 1st November 2009 Written By Steven Walker The day started out with everybody meeting at the centre at half 8 in the morning (on...

Full Moon Sponsored Paddle - Oct 2009

Thursday, 1st October 2009 Paddling Through The Night For Children In Need - 11.5 Miles, LOPC To Cotes Mill Written By Stacey Warner ...

100 Mile Canoe Test - May 2006

Thursday, 11th May 2006 100 Mile Canoe Test, River Trent Written By Jon Simpson At around 7.00pm on Friday 26th May 2006 at the LOPC,...

The Four Cities Challenge - Archives

Wednesday, 1st May 2002 The Four Cities Challenge - Archives Written By Andy Oughton A group of seven young paddlers from PaddlePlus...