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Towpath Taskforce London - Clapton - Wednesday 25 October 2017


Reference: OPP0005538

Activities: Practical

Starts: Anytime

Clapton, River Lee, Hackney

Join us on Wednesday 25 October between 10am and 3.30pm at Lea Rowing Club by Springfield Park for an enjoyable day’s work on the beautiful River Lee. We’ll be improving the towpath in this popular area, cutting back overgrown vegetation and collecting litter. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. We will be delighted to see you there. You're welcome to join us for the morning or bring a packed lunch and stay all day!

Meet us opposite the Lea Rowing Club, Spring Hill, Clapton, E5 9BL. The nearest stations are Clapton, Stoke Newington and South Tottenham, all of which are approximately 1 mile walk from the meeting point.


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 required, you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. Please wear old clothes appropriate for the weather conditions (e.g. waterproof jacket, warm layers, sun hat) and sturdy footwear ideally work boots, walking boots or wellies. If possible, please contact us to let us know you're planning to come – sign up below or ring 0303 040 4040 for more details.

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