About the Trust

Who Are We?

picture of ethel 'The ethel trust community barge' is a registered charity, No: 700389, providing boating trips to community groups. The 'trust' is staffed mainly by volunteers and was established in1988. We pride ourselves as being possibly the best. We work with the community for the community.

Our patron is The Duke Of Norfolk. Click here to view his statement. The Trustees are:

  • Andrew David Catling
  • Keith Levy
  • Ray Etheridge

Where Are We?

Our offices are located in Sheffield city centre. We have one barge 'Ethel', which is operated from Thorne, north of Doncaster.

What trips do we offer?

We offer day trips or residential trips for two days or more.