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Towpath Taskforce - Icknield Port Road, Birmingham. (Every Wednesday)


Reference: OPP0004792

Activities: Practical

Starts: 28th December 2016 to 31st March 2017

Ickneild Port, Birmingham Main Line Canal

Tasks vary on a regular basis and can include painting, planting, litter clearance, general maintenance, depending on what’s needed in the area. On arrival you will be greeted by a group leader who will run through what is to be done that day, assign tasks and demonstrate the safe use of any equipment. Please be prepared wearing outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear. Any PPE that is needed will be provided. Don’t forget a packed lunch. If you wish to make contact with Dan Allen, Team Leader, give him a call on 07770 700528

Main Line Canal - Ickneild Port, Icknield Port Road, Birmingham. B16 0BT


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

No experience is needed but do contact Dan Allen, Team Leader on 07770 700528 if possible to let us know you're planning to come.

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