The canals have been regenerated over the past 50 years by volunteers giving their time, and working with local authorities and British Waterways in partnerships.
What does BW stand for?
BW stands for British Waterways
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Samples in periodicals archive:
BRITISH Waterways is calling on dog lovers in the West Midlands to get snapping their pets along their local canal or river to give their four-legged friend a chance at national stardom.
British Waterways said it is also arranging open days across England and Wales between October and next March to highlight the "valuable heritage" of historic locks, bridges and aqueducts along the 2,200-mile inland waterway network.
British Waterways expects a shortfall in funding of pounds 35 million by 2011, which would affect major repair works and dredging.
British Waterways believes that the downturn in funding could be disastrous if it is not rectified.
Warbreck Engineering, on Regent Road, clinched a deal t o build 29 working barges, worth pounds 550,000 for British Waterways last week.
British Waterways had to carry out a massive clean-up operation on the Stratford-on-Avon Canal at Solihull, near Birmingham.