Activities: Environment, Heritage, One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly
Starts: 16 August 2018
Devizes, Kennet & Avon Canal, Wiltshire
Join the Towpath Taskforce in Wiltshire the third Thursday of each month for a range of activities along the Kennet & Avon Canal in helping to protect and improve wildlife, heritage and the visitor experience. Recently we've planted wildflowers; cleared overgrowth on the Diamond Jubilee Woodland carried out painting and updated the signs.
Meet at the Devizes Office SN10 1QR
All tools and equipment are provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments.
Where: Caen Hill Lock Flight, Kennet & Avon Canal. Meet at the depot in the main yard, this is a short walk from the pay & display car park. Postcode SN10 1RF.
When: 3rd Thursday of each month, 10am until approx. 3pm
The Towpath Taskforce offers a great way to meet likeminded volunteers and join the Canal & River Trust Team. You will learn new practical skills, hear about other volunteer opportunities or just spend a few hours outdoors improving the local waterway environment.
It's a great way to meet other local volunteers and the Trust's Volunteer team, learn new practical skills, hear about other volunteer opportunities or just spend a few hours outdoors improving your local waterway environment.
There are no skills required for this task and all safety procedures and work instructions will be given on the day; you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. We advise that you wear old clothes and protective footwear if you have some.