About Grand Union Canal

The longest single canal in Britain starts at Birmingham and passes through Oxford and Aylesbury before joining the River Thames at Brentford. Choose from a large range of routes depending on the time you have on your narrow boat or motor cruiser. 

The Saltisford Arm 


Originally at the heart of the Industrial Revolution, this restored canal offers a memorable cruise as boaters explore the features along its 22 mile length such as the 433-yard sandstone tunnel at Shrewley and the flight of 21 locks at Hatton.

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