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Autism Service Directory

The Lyneal Trust


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Type of service: Holidays, Suppliers of products

The Lyneal Trust offers canal and canal side holidays in Shropshire for people with disabilities, illness or injury, or any other vulnerability and their family, friends and carers who may accompany them. At Lyneal Wharf, Wharf Cottage and specially adapted chalets sleep up to 14 people and are fully equipped. The Shropshire Lass II is a purposed designed 70 foot holiday canal boat with accommodation for up to 8 people and finished to a standard. The Shropshire Lad is a 45 foot canal boat designed for day trips for up to 12 people. Both boats have a ramp, hydraulic lift and hydraulic steering, in addition to the conventional tiller, which allow wheelchair users to take part in the running of the boats. Wheelchair users are able to access all parts of the boats. They have been designed to take wheelchairs up to a maximum width of 26” – the standard size for wheelchairs.


Age: For people of any age

Aimed at: Adolescent , Adult , Adult sibling, Child , Child/adolescent sibling, Parent/carer of a child, Parent/carer of an adult, Partner

Gender: All genders

Registrations & Approaches

Specialisms: Generic

Other specialisms: Challenging behaviour, Learning disability


You can contact us by phone email or post.

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Carole Warner - Bookings Coordinator

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01948 710708

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Lyneal Wharf, Lyneal, Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12 0LQ

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