River and Canal Projects

Canal boat at the lock

Do you have a project that will encourage more people to enjoy the rivers and canal in Oxfordshire whilst supporting the rural economy? Are you interested in discussing cooperation projects with like-minded others which might lead to a joint grant application? Why not pop along to our information event to find out more.

Monday 3rd July 2017, 2-4pm

South Oxfordshire District Council Offices, 135 Eastern Avenue, Milton Park, OX14 4SB

Come along to find out more about the LEADER funding and to have an informal discussion about your project. There will be a brief presentation at 2.15pm and then time to discuss your projects and ideas.

Please email oxfordshire.leader@southandvale.gov.uk or call  01235 422245 to find out more and to confirm your attendance.

Oxfordshire LEADER are particularly interested in river and canal projects that will:

  • Support tourism activities such as boat hire, cycling and walking tours, cafes or accommodation
  • Improve infrastructure such as access, moorings, launch points or river crossings.
  • Create linkages between towns and villages to promote shared enterprise such as events, festivals or local services.


Download the event poster here and please spread the word