Towpath Taskforce Lee & Stort - Stanstead Lock - Wednesday 7 August 2019


Reference: OPP0007312

Activities: Environment, Outdoors, Plastic & Litter Clearance, Practical

Starts: 7 August 2019

Stanstead Abbots, River Lee, Stanstead St Margarets, SG12 8DR

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Join us on Wednesday 7th August between 10am and 3.30pm at Stanstead Lock for an enjoyable days work on the beautiful River Lee. We’ll be Painting the locks, tackling overgrown vegetation and picking litter to make the towpath a more welcoming place 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.

In order to help us combat plastic pollution, if possible, please could you bring your own reusable water bottle and/or mug along with you.

Meet us at Stanstead Lock (4) Lock,approximate postcode SG12 8DR. You're welcome to 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 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 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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