The Community Workboat was launched back in 2010. With help from Ed Helps and Canal & River Trust colleagues, a boat is now used by local communities on our Worcestershire waterways, funded from support received from players of People’s Postcode Lottery, as well as private donations.
The community workboat was set up to help tackle anti-social behaviour, crime and vandalism along the Worcester & Birmingham Canal.
Our volunteers are working with the local police, the local authority and various local volunteer groups to take ‘ownership’ of the boat by establishing a consortium.
The aim of the project is to:
The consortium is made up of:
This project has been funded with support received from players of People’s Postcode Lottery.
Last date edited: 5 June 2018