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Practical task days at Stoke Bruerne

Details

Reference: 50800830020

Activities: Practical

Starts: 14th April 2015 to 28th April 2015

Stoke Bruerne, Grand Union Canal, Northampton

JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL CLEAN FOR THE QUEEN EVENT ON WEDNESDAY 9TH MARCH.
Meet outside the Museum at 9.30am and help us plant a new hedge!

We also meet every 2nd WEDNESDAY of the month 9.30am - 2pm
2016 dates: Feb 10th, Mar 9th, Apr 13th, May 11th, June 8th, July 13th, Aug 10th, Sept 14th, Oct 12th, Nov 9th, Dec 14th.
This group meets monthly to improve the Stoke Bruerne flight on the Grand Union Canal.
We paint locks, litter pick, clear over-grown vegetation and some light maintenance work too.
Meet at the top lock by the Canal Museum.

Includes Clean for the Queen - March 16

Benefits

Play a role in helping improve this beautiful and popular stretch of canal. With the Museum here and thousands of tourists every year, there's lots to do.
Come along and meet this friendly group. The work they do gets great feedback from canal users, so why not help.
New volunteers are always very welcome, and there's usually tea & coffee too! Learn about the canal and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.

Skills required

No previous experience is required. Each task day will begin with an introduction to the day, and how to use the equipment.
Clothes suitable for the work and weather are required. Tea, biscuits and all tools are provided.

Contact miriam.linforth@canalrivertrust.org.uk for more information.

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