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Towpath Taskforce London - Little Venice - Wednesday 18 April 2018


Reference: OPP0006040

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

Starts: 18 April 2018

Little Venice, Grand Union Canal Paddington Arm, London

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Join us on Wednesday 18 April between 10am and 3.30pm at Little Venice for a satisfying days work on one of London's hidden gems. We'll be helping to prepare the Little Venice area for the IWA's Cavalcade Festival, this may include tidying vegetation, cleaning the towpath, collecting litter, planting and painting.

Meet us at 10am outside the Canal & River Trust office, The Toll House, Delamere Terrace, W2 6ND. The closest stations are Paddington and Warwick Avenue, which are a 10 minute walk from the meeting point. The event will run from 10am-3.30pm, join us for the morning or bring a packed lunch and stay all day!


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, you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. Please wear old clothes appropriate for the weather conditions and sturdy soled footwear ideally work boots, walking boots or wellies. 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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