Towpath Taskforce - Cowley - Wednesday 20 June 2018


Reference: OPP0006238

Activities: Environment, Outdoors, Practical

Starts: 20 June 2018

Cowley Lock, Grand Union Canal, Cowley

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Join us on Wednesday 20th June between 10am and 3.30pm at Cowley Lock for a satisfying days work at this beautiful spot on the Grand Union Canal. We'll be cutting back vegetation, collecting litter and preparing and painting the locks. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. We will be delighted to see you there.

Meet us at 10am on the Towpath near the Malt and Shovel Pub, Iver Lane, UB8 2JE. 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 (e.g. waterproof jacket) and sturdy soled 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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