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Towpath Taskforce Manchester - fourth Saturday of every month


Reference: OPP0000488

Activities: Practical

Starts: Anytime

Ashton & Peak Forest Canal, Manchester

We cover a range of tasks including painting, wash wall tree removal, sett clearance, vegetation management and clearance of litter from Portland basin to Hyde & Droylsden, along the junction of the Ashton, Peak Forest and Huddersfield Narrow Canal. When: 4th Saturday of every month, between 10am to 3pm


It's a great way to meet other local volunteers and the CRT Volunteer team, learn new practical skills, hear about other volunteer opportunities or just spend a few hours outdoors improving your local waterway environment.

Skills required

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.

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