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Towpath Taskforce Lee & Stort - Stanstead Abbotts - Saturday 18 November 2017


Reference: OPP0005582

Activities: Practical

Starts: 18th November 2017

Stanstead Lock, River Lee, Stanstead St Margarets

Join us on Saturday 18 November, 10am and 3.30pm at Stanstead Lock for an enjoyable day’s work on the beautiful River Lee. We’ll be raking leaves, picking litter and cutting back vegetation to iprove this popular spot for visitors. 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 by Stanstead Lock, opposite the Lee & Stort Cruising Club, SG12 8DR. The nearest station is Stanstead St Margarets which is a 10-minute 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) and sturdy footwear ideally 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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