We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.
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17 January 2018 Recurring
Trevor Basin Visitor Centre
One off or a taster, Outdoors, Practical, Regularly
Join our monthly World Heritage Site Towpath Taskforce working on the historic waterway in the heart of North Wales. The third Wednesday of the month is Taskforce day and this is a great opportunnity to join a friendly, lively and active group of volunteers. We could be working on access improvements,...
17 January 2018
Hanwell, Grand Union, West London
Join us on Wednesday 17 January between 10am and 3.30pm at Hanwell for a satisfying days work at this beautiful spot on the Grand Union Canal. We'll be cutting back vegetation, collecting litter and preparing areas for painting. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly...
19 January 2018 Recurring
Leeds, Leeds & Liverpool Canal, West Yorkshire
Join us on the third Friday of every month between 09:30 and 13:00 along the waterfront in Leeds, for an enjoyable day’s volunteering on your local canal.
20 January 2018
Bishops Stortford, River Stort, Hertfordshire
Join us on Saturday 20 January between 10am and 3.30pm at Bishops Stortford, for an enjoyable day’s work at this beautiful spot on the River Stort. We’ll be carrying out a variety of tasks to help spruce up the area including cutting back vegetation and collecting litter. All tools and equipment will...
21 January 2018 Recurring
Peak Forest canal, SK6 5ET
Marketing and promotion, Outdoors, Practical
Local community group carrying towpath improvements, vegetation work and planting between Woodley and Romiley on the Lower peak Forest canal
24 January 2018
Ponders End Lock, River Lee, London
Join us on Wednesday 24 January between 10am and 3.30pm at Ponders End Lock, for an enjoyable day’s work on the beautiful River Lee. We’ll be tackling overgrown vegetation and filling potholes to make the towpath a more welcoming place for visitors. All tools and equipment will be provided, together...
28 January 2018 Recurring
Meet at Moo Headquarters, Limehouse
Join the Lower Regents Coalition in their quest to green and clean the Lower Regent's Canal!
Closing Date: 31 March 2018
Hawkesbury Junction, Coventry Canal. Warwickshire
Join the Hawkesbury Junction Towpath Taskforce in tackling a variety of tasks around Exhall and Hawkesbury. All tools and equipment will be provided, together with expert and friendly support and refreshments. Find us at the CRT car park (opposite the Greyhound pub), Sutton Stop, off Grange Road,...
1 February 2018 Recurring
This is a new community adoption group looking for volunteers with a desire to make a difference to their local area. The aim of the group is to transform and improve access and public use of the towpath and environment between Lyme Green and Fools Nook, as it passes out of Macclesfield and past the...
12 February 2018 to 31 October 2018 Recurring
Outdoors, Practical, Regularly, Working with visitors
Anderton Boat lift near Northwich in Cheshire is a master piece of Industrial engineering fully restored to operational use and today a major visitor destination. You will be working as part of a small team regularly carrying out a variety of general grounds maintenance tasks such as cutting grass, planting...