Towpath Taskforce Lee & Stort - Burnt Mill, Harlow - Wednesday 5 February 2020

Details

Reference: OPP0007855

Activities: Practical

Starts: 5 February 2020

Burnt Mill, River Stort, Harlow, CM20 2PS

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Join us on Wednesday 5 February between 10am and 3.30pm at Harlow for an enjoyable day’s work on the beautiful River Stort. We'll be Clearing trees and bushes around the Lock as well as removing moss from structures repair gate. 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 Burnt Mill Lock, off Burnt Mill Lane, CM20 2PS. The nearest station is Harlow Town which is a 5-minute walk from the meeting point. We will be working approximately half a mile west of Burnt Mill Lock at Latton Lock.

Benefits

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.

Please help us to reduce our use of single use plastic but bringing a cold drink/water to keep with you when working.

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