Towpath Taskforce - South Derbyshire


Reference: OPP0004599

Activities: One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly

Starts: 8 December 2017

Closing Date: 30 March 2019

Swarkestone, Derbyshire, Trent & Mersey Canal

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Join the South Derbyshire Towpath Taskforce team for an enjoyable morning on the Trent & Mersey Canal, supporting us in caring for our precious waterways. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments.

The South Derbyshire Taskforce runs every Friday (10am to 1pm) working across the Trent & Mersey Canal completing a range of tasks including lock painting, vegetation control, path maintenance, litter clearance and woodland management event. For more information about the locations of the events, sign up for this opportunity.


The Towpath Taskforce offers 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.

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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