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Below you will find the latest news and press releases for The Falkirk Wheel.

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  • The Falkirk Wheel gets an MOT

    28 October 2014

    Annual maintenance works are underway at The Falkirk Wheel to ensure the world’s only rotating boat lift keeps on turning in 2015. Between the 3rd and 28th of November, Scottish Canals’ engineering teams will carry out an extensive programme of maintenance and improvements covering everything from the Wheel’s mechanical systems and water pumps to its computer programs.

  • The Falkirk Wheel raises screams and funds for STV Appeal

    20 October 2014

    The Falkirk Wheel is hoping to raise funds – and one or two screams – for charity as part of a Halloween spooktacular that will see all profits from the attraction’s boat trips donated to the STV Appeal.

  • Expansion of Falkirk Wheel Water Play Zone Set to Make a Splash

    20 October 2014

    Hydrozorbs, water cannons, model boats, a giant map of Scotland and a paddling pool are just some of the exciting activities in Phase 2 of the popular Water Play zone at The Falkirk Wheel, which will open in Spring next year it was announced today (Monday 20th October).

  • John Muir Festival to open with international launch of The Kelpies

    31 January 2014

    The John Muir Festival 2014 is to open with a spectacular night-time arts event on the theme of Scotland as Home which also marks the international launch of the nation's new cultural landmark, The Kelpies.

  • Accessibility at The Falkirk Wheel

    18 December 2013

    You may have seen some news reports about The Falkirk Wheel not catering for customers with hearing loss. We’d like to point out that we work extremely hard to ensure the Wheel is fully accessible to all our visitors and take pride in the fact that it provides a first class service to those customers who are deaf or experience hearing loss.

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