12 seasonal sights on the Llangollen canal

PUBLISHED: 17:06 01 December 2015 | UPDATED: 17:06 01 December 2015

On the Llangollen Canal

On the Llangollen Canal


The Llangollen or ‘The Welsh’ as it is sometimes known is arguably one of the most beautiful canals in Britain, particularly at this time of year. The vibrant colours and the breathtaking feats of engineering make it one of the highlights of Britain’s waterways. A quick search of Instagram reveals an abundance of wonderful photographs taken by the public that are sure to lift your spirits as this bitterly cold weather begins to set in.

As with most canals the Llangollen is subject to various closures to navigation over the winter period. It will, however, be open for a couple of weeks over Christmas and New Year. To find an updated list of stoppages follow this link.

All of this cold weather can make living aboard your boat difficult. These tips will help you survive.

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