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4 January 2018 Recurring
One off or a taster, Practical, Regularly
Recently we have repainted Locks, cut back overhanging vegetation, carried out environmental enhancements, litter removal and created a Sensory Garden.
5 January 2018 Recurring
Sefton, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, Liverpool
One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Recording and monitoring, Regularly, Surveying
Join us for a practical day around Sefton concentrating on litter picks and cleaning up the area in general. This is one of a series of task days and the group meets on Fridays from 10am until approx. 2pm.
9 January 2018 Recurring
Littleborough, Rochdale Canal, Greater Manchester
Environment, One off or a taster, Practical, Regularly
Our Towpath Taskforce team meets on the first Tuesday of every month. It's a great opportunity to try volunteering with the Trust with no need for longer commitment. Typically we plant hedgerows, tackle problem plants, paint locks and mend towpaths.
1 December 2017 to 22 December 2017
Closing Date: 30 November 2017
Old Main Line Canal
This is a great opportunity to support the Trusts Asset Delivery Volunteering team. The stone wall is approx. 200m in length with a section of about 30m in need of some restoration, using traditional skills we will rebuild and repoint the wall to preserve it for years to come.
1 December 2017
Various, Worcester, Birmingham & Droitwich Canal, Worcestershire
Outdoors, Practical, Regularly
This role will support the bank staff team in the delivery of maintenance jobs, including PPMS (planned preventative maintenance) on the Worcester, Birmingham and Droitwich canal ring. Working with two of the CRT team you will be based at the Tardebigge offices although the team may instruct other...
10 January 2018 Recurring
Rochdale, OL9 8AU
Clean Up Chadderton are the volunteer group working to improve the stretch of the Rochdale Canal which runs through the OL1 and OL9 area. We work on vital tasks such as planting hedgerows, tackling problem plants, litter picking, and generally making the waterside a more attractive place for everyone...
Skipton, Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Environment, One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly
Join us for a practical day around Skipton which will include vegetation maintenance work, litter picking and general towpath maintenance. This is one of a series of task days which take place through the year, on the second Wednesday of the month starting at 1000 and aiming to finishing at 1300. The...
11 January 2018 Recurring
Closing Date: 16 November 2018
Recently we have repainted Newbury Lock, cut back overhanging vegetation, carried out litter removal and repairs to the towpath on the Kennet & Avon Canal.
12 January 2018 Recurring
Etruria ST4 7AF
Heritage, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly
Various tasks undertaken, including vegetation clearance, painting, litter picking towpath repairs, fencing, dry stone walling, and other tasks.
14 January 2018 Recurring
Bugsworth Basin, SK23 7NE
We are looking for volunteers to help us maintain the canal at Bugsworth Basin. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and was a busy canal/tramway interchange basin.