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Towpath Taskforce Cheshire Locks - third Thursday of the month


Reference: OPP0000954

Activities: Marketing and promotions, Management and supervision, Practical

Starts: 21st April 2017 to 21st September 2017

Closing Date: 30 June 2017

Macclesfield and Trent & Mersey Canals

Join us on the third Thursday of every month between 10am and 3pm at our Red Bull base, Congleton Road South, Church Lawton, Stoke on Trent ST7 3AJ, for an enjoyable day’s work on the beautiful Trent & Mersey Canal. Tasks will very and change with the seasons – tasks could include lock maintenance, painting, vegetation management, planting, towpath repair, wildlife habitat improvements and much more. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. Contact Ashleigh Carden on ashleigh.carden@canalrivertrust.org.uk to find out more.


The Towpath Taskforce offers a great way to meet other local Trust volunteers and staff, learn new practical skills, hear about other volunteer opportunities or just spend a few hours outdoors improving your local waterway environment.

Skills required

No experience is needed but do contact us if possible to let us know you're planning to come.

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