Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) Ltd

Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) Ltd

Charity information

Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) Ltd

Dudley Canal Trust(Trips) Ltd was formed in 1983 to operate boat trips into Dudley Canal Tunnel on behalf of the Dudley Canal Trust. DCT(T)L currently employs 16 full and part time employees and has, in the course of a year’s activities, over 130 volunteers supporting the Trust’s work: this includes site maintenance, assisting with boat trips, and 9 volunteer Trustee Directors.

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    The DCT(T) charity objectives are: the advancement of public education in the history, economy, geology and other features of the Dudley Canal Tunnel and the inland waterways, and the preservation of the Dudley tunnel and its navigable status; in furtherance of these objectives the charity operates passenger vessels through the Dudley Canal Tunnel and
    on other canals in the region.

  • Aims

    Dudley Canal Trust (Trips) Ltd aims to:

    • To Educate the public re the limestone Caverns and Canals beneath Dudley Castle Hill
  • Overview

    Established: July 1983

    Registered Charity Number: 514219

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 4

    Part time staff: 15

    Volunteers: 30

    Phone number: 0121 557 6265

    Address: Birmingham New Road Dudley West Midlands Dudley DY1 4SB

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