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Join Seagull Trust for a cruise along the canal on Tuesday 16 July, starting and finishing at Ratho. (3pm – 4:30pm)!

Seagull Trust provides canal cruises for elderly people and anyone with additional needs. Each boat is operated by a crew of trained volunteers.

Accessibility: All boats are fully accessible with lifts to accommodate those with mobility problems or in wheelchairs. Each has a wheelchair-friendly toilet and a galley. On this cruise, there will be space for 4 wheelchairs – if you are a wheelchair user, please include this under the accessibility needs part of the registration form.

Food: Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided. Please let us know of any allergies or dietary requirements when you fill in the registration form.

Parking: Take Baird Road alongside the Bridge Inn car park, follow our signs and go down the slope to our parking area beside the boats. Please do not park in the Bridge Inn car park unless instructed.

Priority: Priority will be given to those carers who have not benefitted from VOCAL Wee Breaks support previously.

Booking: click the “Request break” button above and the VOCAL Wee Breaks team will be in touch to discuss your request. When filling out the form, please include any access and/or dietary requirements.

This event is open to carers living in and/or caring for someone in Edinburgh and Midlothian. Each booking can be for one carer and their companion.


Tue 16 Jul
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Seagull Trust Cruises
0131 333 0322
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Seagull Trust Cruises, Ratho Branch
Canalside, 27 Baird Road
Ratho, Newbridge,EdinburghEH28 8RAUnited Kingdom
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0131 333 0322
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